Top seed Serena Williams beat defending champion Simona Halep in straight sets to advance to the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.
Marcel Hirscher was mathematically confirmed as the International Skiing Federation (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Cup champion for the fifth year in a row as the season-ending meeting in St Moritz began with downhill today.
Algeria’s Reda Benbaziz survived a scare at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) African Olympic Qualification Event to advance to the semi-final stage of the under 60 kilogram lightweight competition in Yaoundé.
Aliev leads men's competition after personal best short programme at ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships
Russia’s Dmitri Aliev leads at the halfway stage of the men’s competition at the International Skating Union (ISU) World Junior Figure Skating Championships in Debrecen.
Chris Gayle blasted a magical century as West Indies beat England by six wickets at the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20 in India.
Chinese Taipei's Chou Tien-chen needed three games to keep his hopes alive at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Swiss Open.
China's awesome foursome of Ma Long, Fan Zhendong, Xu Xin and Zhang Jike will continue their battle for the two singles spots at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games when they compete in the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Tour Kuwait Open starting today.
Poland’s Piotr Kantor and Bartosz Losiak continued their excellent recent form by recording two victories as the main draw of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Vitória Open got underway.
A record 31 countries will take part at the 15th World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Women's Softball World Championships this year.
Ukraine’s Oleksii Denysiuk won a second consecutive International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Shooting World Cup gold in Bangkok.
Russian duo Grigory Murygin and Nikolay Polukhin secured overall International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Biathlon World Cup titles with wins in individual races in Vuokatti, Finland, today.
Finland’s world champion Matti Suur-Hamari won the penultimate stage of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Snowboard World Cup today in Trentino to move joint top of the leaderboard alongside United States rival Michael Shea with just one race to go.
World leading riders have descended on the Montichiari velodrome in Italy for this week's Para-cycling Track World Championships, the final test ahead of September's Paralympic Games.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) director general David Howman has called for samples from the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi to be re-examined using improved testing procedures available today.
Construction progress at Pyeongchang 2018 non-competition venues to be watched closely, Lindberg claims
Construction progress at non-competition venues for Pyeongchang 2018 will be closely monitored by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) due to tight deadlines, Coordination Commission chair Gunilla Lindberg revealed here today.