Egyptians Doaa Elghobashy and Lamies Nossier booked a Rio 2016 berth for their country as they triumphed in the final of the African Volleyball Confederation (CAVB) Women's Continental Cup in Nigeria.
Defending champions Czech Republic moved into the final of the Fed Cup after a thrilling 3-2 victory over Switzerland.
Italy’s Enrico Gasparotto claimed victory at the Amstel Gold Race for the second time in his career after defeating Denmark’s Michael Valgren in a sprint to the line.
Japan’s Kiyou Shimizu continued her domination of the female kata discipline as she secured her fifth successive gold on the international stage at the latest stop on the World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League calendar in Salzburg in Austria.
Brazil will be represented by a women’s artistic gymnastics team at their home Olympics after claiming one of four final berths at the Rio 2016 test event.
Qatar, Luxembourg and Serbia made history in defeat as round-robin play continued at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship.
The Netherlands enjoyed an impressive start to the World Rowing Cup series after earning men’s and women’s eights gold in Varese.
England claimed their first tournament victory this season as they thrashed New Zealand 31-14 in the final of the Canadian leg of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series in Langford.
Brazil’s Kaio Almeida secured his place at a fourth Olympic Games after achieving the required men’s 200 metres butterfly qualifying time at the Rio 2016 test event in the Olympic Aquatics Stadium.
Rafael Nadal secured his ninth Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters title after the Spaniard overcame France’s Gael Monfils in a three-set final on Court Ranier III at the Monte-Carlo Country Club today.
China's remarkable run at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series was finally ended as hosts Canada became the only other country to claim gold this season at the 30th attempt in Windsor.
Great Britain’s Jamie Cooke claimed the third International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) World Cup victory of his career after winning the men’s individual event in Kecskemét, Hungary.
Hosts Turkey claimed two Rio 2016 berths on the final day of action at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) European Olympic Qualification Event in Samsun as Great Britain added three more gold medals to their tally.
Iran's Kimia Alizadeh swept to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with a superb victory today as the Asian Olympic Taekwondo Qualification Tournament concluded in Manila.
Former Olympic champion Olena Kostevych set her sights on another gold medal at Rio 2016 after winning the 10 metre air pistol title at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in the Brazilian city.