Defending champion Dorothea Wierer extended her lead at the top of the overall women's standings after winning the sprint at the International Biathlon Union World Cup in Hochfilzen.
Home rider Alessandro "Itzi" Haemmerle and the Czech Republic's Eva Samkova were the winners, as the International Ski Federation (FIS) Snowboard Cross (SBX) World Cup got underway at the Austrian resort of Montafon.
Sixteen-year-old Zoe Atkin claimed her first career win at an International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Skiing Halfpipe World Cup, coming out on top at the Colorado resort of Copper Mountain today.
Japan's Nao Kodaira and Yuma Murakami made the ideal starts to their home Speed Skating World Cup in Nagano, opening with wins in the 500 metres.
Iceland maintained their winning progress today in the second round of the International Ice Hockey Federation’s (IIHF) pre-qualifying series for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing.
Top seed Inna Deriglazova of Russia will face Nora Hajas in the last-64 of the International Fencing Federation Women's Foil World Cup in Saint-Maur in France, after the Hungarian came through the preliminary rounds today.
Stefan Kraft of Austria is in form as the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup moves on to the German town of Klingenthal.
Canada and Spain both made it two wins out of two in Group A, as action continued today at the International Swimming Federation World Men's Junior Water Polo Championships in Kuwait City.
Sweden, seeking to earn a seventh consecutive title at the 12th International Floorball Federation Women's World Championships, demolished Germany 26-2 in Neuchâtel tonight to earn a semi-final meeting tomorrow with world ranked number two side Finland.
Alpine skier Giacomo Pierbon delighted the home crowd by winning the men's downhill gold medal at the Winter Deaflympics in Italian town Sondrio today.
England are through to the final of the International Blind Sports Federation Partially Sighted Football World Championship in Antalya, despite losing to Russia in their last round-robin match today.
Corie Mapp of Britain continued his good start to the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) Para Bobsleigh World Cup season, with victory in Oberhof.
Many of the world's best big air exponents have gathered in Beijing for the International Ski Federation's Freeski World Cup events at the Shougang Park venue, that will also host the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
There is plenty at stake at the 2019 Oceania Diving Championships in New Zealand, with places at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games up for grabs this weekend.
Mikaela Shiffrin will be looking to move outright second on the all-time women's list for most International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Cup wins, when she competes in St Moritz this weekend.