The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has opened the bid process for the 2022 World Equestrian Games, it has been announced.
A special Russian award being presented to former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack and moving Olympic swimming venues south to Antarctica are among the more outlandish sporting April Fool stories circulating today.
The 2016 World Sailing Annual Conference and General Assembly will be held in Barcelona, it has been announced today.
Spain's Javier Fernandez successfully defended his men's title as he overhauled rival Yuzuru Hanyu at the International Skating Union (ISU) World Figure Skating Championships at TD Garden in Boston.
Finland set up an Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship semi-final clash with hosts and Olympic champions Canada after they thrashed the Czech Republic 5-0 in the quarter finals at the Sandman Centre in Kamloops.
Mongolia's Gan-Erdene Gankhuyag stunned India's Commonwealth Games silver medallist Devendro Singh Laishram to secure qualification for Rio 2016 at the AIBA Asian/Oceanian Olympic Qualification Event in Qian’an in China.
Zied Ait Ouagram, an adopted Moroccan who fought for Tunisia at London 2012, secured a place in his second Olympic Games on the opening day of the Africa-Oceania Wrestling qualifying tournament in Algiers.
Turkey secure Rio 2016 qualification after Kaynar holds nerve in Finn class at Trofeo Princesa Sofía
Alican Kaynar kept his nerve in the penultimate Finn class race of the Trofeo Princesa Sofía in the Bay of Palma in Spain to secure a place for Turkey at this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Home favourite Bekir Ozlu beat fellow Turk Ahmet Sahin Kaba to the men’s under 60 kilograms title on the opening day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Samsun Grand Prix at the Yasar Dogu Sports Arena.
Olympic champion Laura Asadauskaite won the women’s individual title at the third round of the International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) World Cup Series in Rome today.
Russia’s men and Britain’s women successfully defended their team titles with dominant performances on day two of the European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) Trampoline Championships at the Pisuerga Sports Centre in Valladolid in Spain.
The Russian Boxing Team made it five wins out of five in the World Series of Boxing (WSB) after comfortably defeating Caciques Venezuela in Moscow this evening.
World number one Novak Djokovic is one victory away from a sixth Miami Open title after easing past Belgium's David Goffin in straight sets at the Tennis Center in Crandon Park.
Former world number one Ai Miyazato has retained a share of the lead after day two at the ANA Inspiration at the Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage.
Indonesia’s Greysia Polii and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari finally overcame Chinese rivals Yu Yang and Tang Yuanting as big names continued to fall on quarter-finals day at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) India Open at the Siri Fort Sports Complex in New Delhi.