Switzerland's Nikita Ducarroz showed why she is considered one of the contenders for gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as she topped BMX freestyle qualifying in the second and final leg of the International Festival of Extreme Sports (FISE) European Series at Châteauroux in France.
Nadezda Makroguzova and Svetlana Kholomina of Russia claimed their first International Volleyball Federation Beach Volleyball World Tour four-star title with victory in the women's final in Portugal.
Ireland's Shane Lowry took a huge steps towards claiming his first major title as he carded a superb eight-under-par 63 to open up a four-shot lead at The Open Championship at Royal Portrush.
Norway’s Karsten Warholm set a European record in the 400 metres hurdles for the second time in as many races as he earned victory on the first of two days of action at London Stadium as part of the International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League meeting.
Teqball’s Olympic aspirations have been aired at a media launch for the sport in Ghana.
Top seeds Portugal, France, Poland and Italy qualified for the last 16 at the UEFA European qualifier for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Moscow.
Marouane Oulhaj, who has played a significant role in the development of sambo in his native Morocco, believes the sport must meet three key criteria in order to become part of the Olympic Games.
British Swimming chief executive Jack Buckner has confirmed the association is working with the City of London and UK Sport to bring the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series back to the city in 2020.
Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe extended his overall lead over defending champion Geraint Thomas as Thibaut Pinot claimed victory on the iconic Col du Tourmalet finish to the 14th stage of the Tour de France.
Indian players enjoy strong progress in singles qualifying at Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships
Nine Indian players progressed to the women's singles main draw as singles qualification took centre stage at the Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships in Cuttack.
New Zealand produced a superb display to defeat England 47-45 at the Netball World Cup and set up a final with 11-times champions Australia in English city Liverpool.
Three of the top four seeded sides in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Under-19 Women’s World Cup, including hosts Thailand, lost their opening group matches as the 2019 edition got under way in Bangkok today.
Top seed Kirsty Gilmour of Scotland reached the final of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Russian Open after defeating Iris Wang of the United States in Vladivostok.
The top two seeds in the women's draw were knocked out of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Indonesia Open at the semi-final stage in Jakarta.
Japan topped the final medal table with six golds at the Asian Karate Federation Senior Championship in the Uzbekistan capital of Tashkent – but home karateka Bakhriniso Babaeva produced arguably the most popular result of the day.