The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) has confirmed it will invite International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe to its 40th anniversary celebrations of the Moscow Olympics next year.
Denmark's Ryder Cup winner Thorbjørn Olesen has pleaded not guilty to charges of sexual assault following an alleged incident on a flight to London last month.
In an open letter to athletes and delegates at the 2019 African Games, athlete-led organisation Global Athlete publicly backed Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare after she spoke up about athlete rights ahead of competition in Rabat, Morocco.
The Tokyo 2020 basketball test event gets underway tomorrow, with the Saitama Super Arena hosting four days of competition.
United World Wrestling (UWW) President Nenad Lalović has hailed the success of the body's Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with World Taekwondo and the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF).
Morocco's King Mohammed VI has been awarded the Olympic African Order of Merit as his country hosts the ongoing African Games.
Tiffany Keep and Tristan De Lange won cross-country gold as the cycling competition got underway at the African Games in Casablanca.
Men's doubles top seeds Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo suffered a shock second-round defeat to Choi Sol-gyu and Seo Seung-jae at the Badminton World Federation World Championships in Basel.
Japan's Tomoa Narasaki won the men's combined on home soil on the final day of the International Federation of Sport Climbing World Championships at the Ésforta Arena Hachiōji.
Reigning Olympic champions from Brazil and New Zealand struck gold as the first winners were crowned today at the Tokyo 2020 sailing test event.
Jo Brigden-Jones and Jaime Roberts of Australia booked their place in the women's K2 200 metres final on the opening day of the International Canoe Federation Canoe Sprint World Championships in Szeged.
England ladies survived a scare against Belarus to book their place in the semi-finals of the EuroHockey Nations Championship in Antwerp.
Norway's Jens-Lasse Dokkan has triumphed in the European Para-Dressage, as the Longines International Equestrian Federation European Championships continues in Rotterdam.
China's Wei Meng held off world champion Caitlin Connor of the United States to claim the women's skeet title at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Shotgun World Cup in Lahti.
Romania's Cristian Pletea came through his two preliminary matches to set up a last-32 meeting with top seed Tomokazu Harimoto at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Czech Open in Olomouc.