Hosts Japan and the Czech Republic began their International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships B-Pool campaigns with victory in Tomakomai today.
The Slovak Olympic Committee (SOC) has held a celebration to mark the 70th birthday of former Olympic high jumper Mary Mračnová.
World champion Douglas Brose of Brazil chose the perfect time to secure his first Karate1 Premier League gold medal of the season as he delivered the victory the home crowd desperately craved by winning the under 60 kilogram kumite division at the Gymnasium Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza today.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has paid tribute to its honorary member Jan Mraz, who has passed away.
Wales surged to the summit of Group B with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Russia as rivals England were held to a bore 0-0 draw with Slovakia at the 2016 UEFA European Championships in France.
Samorin in Slovakia will host this year's International Equestrian Federation (FEI) World Endurance Championships after Dubai was stripped of the competition due to horse welfare concerns.
Hosts Slovakia capped off a successful weekend at the European Canoe Slalom Championships in Liptovsky Mikulaš by winning the men’s C2 and men’s team C2 events on the final day of action.
Home favourite Alexander Slafkovsky led a Slovakian one-two in the men’s C1 final as action continued at the European Canoe Slalom Championships in Liptovsky Mikulaš today.
Tomáš Fusko has been elected President of the Slovak Biathlon Association after seeing off the challenge of two brothers.
Last year's bronze medallists Slovakia got their International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Junior Championship campaign off to the perfect start as they claimed a 4-2 victory over Belarus in Helsinki.
The National Olympic Committees (NOCs) of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark and Slovenia have all initiated projects to help with the refugee crisis - using part of the $2 million (£1.3 million/€1.8 million) in emergency funds provided by the International Olympic Committee.
Great Britain beat Slovakia to successfully defend their BC1/BC2 team title at the 2015 Boccia European Team and Pairs Championships in Guildford, England, and secure qualification for next year's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has announced that Slovakia will host the 2019 World Championship, while Switzerland will stage the event the following year.