China's and Russia's men's teams and South Korea's and Italy's women's sides have booked their places at the World Curling Championships.
South Korea and Italy have both qualified for the playoffs of the women's event at the World Curling Federation World Qualification Event in Lohja.
Marco Barale anchored Italy to victory in the mixed relay, as biathlon competition at Lausanne 2020 concluded in dramatic fashion at Les Tuffes Nordic Centre.
Italian wants Winter Olympic Games inclusion after claiming ski mountaineering gold at Lausanne 2020
Italy's Rocco Baldini wants ski mountaineering to be included at the 2026 Winter Olympic Games in Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo after securing the men's sprint gold medal at Lausanne 2020.
Italy beat Estonia to the team gold medal as action concluded today at the International Fencing Federation Women's Épée World Cup in Havana.
Italian athletes responsible for more anti-doping rule violations than any other country, WADA figures reveal
Italian athletes were responsible for comfortably the most confirmed anti-doping rule violations (ADRVs) in 2017, according to new statistics made public by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
Italy claimed a comfortable win over hosts Kuwait to progress directly to the quarter-finals at the International Swimming Federation World Men's Junior Water Polo Championships in Kuwait City.
Germany and Italy both secured places at the 2020 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship, winning their two playoff games today at the qualifier in Scotland.
Germany, Turkey and Italy completed perfect records in the round-robin stage as the line-up for the play-offs was decided at the World Curling Federation World Mixed Doubles Qualification Event in Scotland.
Portugal won the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup for the third time as they beat Italy 6-4 in today's final in Paraguay.
Olympic silver medallist Sebastian Samuelsson anchored Sweden to victory in the first race of the International Biathlon Union World Cup season in Östersund.
Olbia in Italy has been awarded the hosting rights for the 2021 International Judo Federation (IJF) Junior World Championships.
France and hosts Brazil confidently claimed the last two semi-final places at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup today, with Spain and Italy exiting the competition.
Diego Duarte scored an 86th-minute winner as Paraguay stormed back from 2-0 down to defeat Argentina and reach the FIFA Under-17 World Cup quarter-finals in Brazil.
There were goals aplenty at the men's FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Brazil, with Argentina defeating Cameroon in the game of the day in Group E.