China topped the men’s rankings and earned the first playoff place at the World Curling Federation World Qualification Event in Finland after winning both their final round-robin games.
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Mixed pairs competition at the World Indoor Bowls Championships in Norfolk began with a shock today as the defending champions Robert Paxton and Ellen Falkner were beaten in their opening quarter-final.
Women's recurve world number one Kang Chae Young is not in action in the penultimate leg of the Indoor Archery World Series that started today in France – but her fellow South Korean archers opened qualifying with a flourish in that discipline.
Iran’s Mohammadhossein Mohammadian produced an immense performance in taking the freestyle 97 kilograms title on day three of the United World Wrestling Ranking Series event in Rome.
Japan's Ryoyu Kobayashi, whose hopes of retaining his overall title in the International Ski Federation Ski Jumping World Cup dipped with his mid-series form, indicated he is on the rise again in Titisee-Neustadt today.
Hosts South Africa were beaten by Afghanistan in today's opening match of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Under-19 World Cup.
Italy's double Paralympic gold medallist Giacomo Bertagnolli completed a hat-trick of wins on the third and final day of slalom racing, at the World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup in Prato Nevoso.
Matthias Mayer maintained his strong showing at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Ski World Cup in the Swiss resort of Wengen today, winning the opening Alpine combined event.
Young men are feeling increasingly pressurised to take potentially harmful anabolic steroids or similar substances in order to reshape their bodies, new UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) research indicates.
Home female athletes earned a clean sweep of gold medals on the final day of the International Skating Union European Speed Skating Championships in the Dutch city of Heerenveen.
Defending champion Steve Guerdat of Switzerland took the top prize in the Longines International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Jumping World Cup today on his home ground of Basel, beating 14 other riders in a jump-off.
Karl Geiger of Germany was a winner again on the second day of competition at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup event in the Italian resort of Val di Fiemme.
Switzerland’s Daniel Yule won his second consecutive slalom victory in the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Cup as he headed Norway’s Henrik Kristoffersen on the home snows of Adelboden today.
Norway’s Jørgen Graabak and Jarl Magnus Riiber powered to victory in today’s men’s team sprint event which brought the weekend’s International Ski Federation Nordic Combined World Cup action at the Italian resort of Val di Fiemme to a close.
Italy’s Federica Brignone won the first International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Combined World Cup event of the Iseason at the Austrian resort of Altenmarkt-Zauchensee on a day when the United States' double Olympic champion Mikaela Shffrin and other top skiers failed to finish their opening runs.