France's Anthony Jeanjean and Britain's Charlotte Worthington have been crowned as the inaugural winners of the BMX Freestyle Park European Championships.
Kunlavut Vitidsarn of Thailand became the first men's singles player to win three Badminton World Federation World Junior Championships as he outclassed Frenchman Christo Popov in the final in Kazan.
Valeriia Shabalina was crowned 100 metres backstroke champion in the II1 category as the first medals of the 2019 International Federation for Athletes with Intellectual Impairments (INAS) Global Games were handed out in Brisbane.
Francesco Nespeca equalled the world record in the PT3 as Italy earned podium sweeps in two mixed trap standing events at the World Shooting Para Sport Championships in Sydney.
Hosts Germany secured their first men's International Blind Sports Federation Goalball European Championship title with victory over Ukraine in the final in Rostock.
Thailand continued its domination on the final day of the 2019 World Taekwondo Beach Championships in Sahl Hasheesh in Egypt, winning 41 medals over the three-day event, just under half of the total medals on offer.
Russia overwhelmingly dominated the World Youth and Junior Sambo Championships in Tashkent by winning a massive haul of gold medals and all four team titles.
Reigning champions Japan are set to begin their title defence against Chinese Taipei as the 2019 Asian Baseball Championship begins in Taichung tomorrow, with the finalists being guaranteed a place at the final 2020 Olympic Qualifying tournament in March.
Excitement is building among video game enthusiasts as the launch date for a special Tokyo 2020 video game that pits Mario against Sonic nears.
Over 200 coaches attended World Taekwondo's first certification course, held in the Egyptian capital Cairo.
South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) chief operating officer Patience Shikwambana has congratulated Dorette Badenhorst and Dumisane Chauke after they were appointed coaches of the country's netball team.
The British Universities Ice Hockey Association (BUIHA) has named its coaching staff for the 2021 Winter Universiade in Lucerne and launched a call for players to represent the nation at the event.
The surprise entry of a traditional Arab dhow to welcome the athletes of world set the seal on a captivating yet distinct opening to the inaugural Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games here tonight.
Eliud Kipchoge achieved a historic breakthrough today - although not an official world record – as he became the first man to better two hours for the marathon distance, clocking a time of 1 hour 59min 40.2sec.
Six-time world champion Mary Kom of India has criticised the result of her semi-final bout here at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's World Championships.