Hosts Cameroon and 2016 finalists Mali claimed narrow wins on the first day of the African Nations Championship.
The Russian Handball Federation (RHF), competing as neutrals after the country was hit with a two year ban from major events, claimed their first win of the International Handball Federation (IHF) World Men’s Handball Championship in Egypt.
Scotland’s Alex Marshall and England’s Katherine Rednall won their open singles matches as action continued at the World Indoor Bowls Championships.
Australian Laura Peel and Russian Maxim Burov reigned supreme once again in the International Ski Federation (FIS) Aerials World Cup as they came out on top in Yaroslavl.
The Netherlands claimed two medal sweeps on the first day of the International Skating Union European Speed Skating Championships on home ice in Heerenveen.
Eric Frenzel and Fabian Rießle claimed victory for Germany in the first team sprint event of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic Combined World Cup season in Val di Fiemme.
USA Weightlifting has announced a profit of $925,000 (£680,000/€765,000) for 2020 despite disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic and the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Austria celebrated victory in the men’s team competition as the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup season continued in Zakopane.
Austrian Manuel Feller celebrated what he described as a "miracle" men’s slalom triumph in Flachau as he secured his first International Ski Federation Alpine Ski World Cup victory of his career.
The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) is set to overhaul its classification rules as it steps up its bid to get Paraclimbing included at the Los Angeles 2028 Paralympic Games.
World Taekwondo Council member Yang Jin-bang has been elected President of the Korea Taekwondo Association (KTA).
Franziska Preuss produced an impressive final leg to help secure victory for Germany in the women’s 4x6 kilometre relay event at the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup in Oberhof.
Issa Hayatou has officially been named Confederation of African Football (CAF) Honorary President at a ceremony held in Yaounde in his native Cameroon.
Phil Neville is poised to be named as the new manager of Inter Miami, which would leave the Football Association seeking a replacement manager for the British women's football team at Tokyo 2020.
India Taekwondo is adapting to 2021's new normal by holding its first-ever Online National Speed Kicking Championships.