Mongolian athletes bidding to compete at next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo have been given a boost after the country's Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve training environments.
The Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) has released its official theme song for Tokyo 2020 called "Shine".
Hosts France have battled their way into the last eight of the FIFA World Cup following a 2-1 victory over Brazil after extra-time, joining England, who earlier had defeated Cameroon 3-0 in a fiery encounter.
There are new names on both the men's and women's trophies at the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 World Cup after United States and China won the competition for the very first time in Amsterdam.
The first public sighting of "Dynamic New Athletics" - the new format being debuted at the 2nd European Games - proved auspicious here today as it provided more than enough drama, suspense and surprise to keep a decent-sized crowd genuinely engaged through four two-hour mini-matches.
Macias pulls off surprise win over Rio 2016 silver medallist Orujov to win men’s under-73kg judo gold
Sweden's Tommy Macias produced one of the surprise results of the day at the European Games here today as he defeated Azerbaijan’s powerful Rustam Orujov, the Rio 2016 silver medallist, to take the men's under-73 kilograms title at the Chizhovka Arena.
Russian world champion Dina Averina earned her third European Games gold medal of Minsk 2019 after triumphing in the rhythmic gymnastics hoop and ribbon events here.
Beka Berdzenishvili of Georgia overwhelmed two-times world champion Yury Rybak of Belarus in the men's over-100 kilogram final to clinch a European Games gold medal.
Great Britain clinched a Grand Final place at Argentina's expense on a dramatic last day of fixtures in the Men's International Hockey Federation Pro League.
Serbia booked their place at Tokyo 2020 when they were crowned champions of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Men's Water Polo World League Super Final with a thrilling 11-10 victory against Croatia in Belgrade.
Hannah Green kept hold of her one-shot overnight lead to win the Women's PGA Championship as the challenge of Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn faded dramatically at the Hazeltine National Golf Club.
Sergio Agüero fired Argentina into the last eight of the Copa América as they beat Qatar 2-0 to finish as Group B runners-up in Brazil.
Jonathan David and Lucas Cavallini both scored hat-tricks as Canada thrashed Cuba 7-0 to reach the quarter-finals of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football Gold Cup.
Japan won four gold medals and Turkey three as the Karate 1-Series A event in Montreal concluded with a day of finals.
Brazil won the International Equestrian Federation Jumping Nations Cup event in Geesteren as they ended on eight faults at the Dutch course.