Australian veteran Mathew Hayman upset Belgium’s Tom Boonen to triumph from a strong breakaway group in the Paris-Roubaix one-day classic.
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China finished top of the medals table at the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Asian Wheelchair Fencing Championships after dominating competition in Hong Kong.
World champion Rachel Atherton led Britain to a clean sweep of the women’s podium at the first International Cycling Union (UCI) Mountain Bike Downhill World Cup of the season in Loudres.
Britain’s Jo Frith overcame her team-mate Jessica Stretton to claim gold in the women’s W1 final at the European Para-Archery Championships in the Saint-Jean-de-Monts in France.
International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic Combined race director Lasse Ottesen presented the preliminary calendar for the 2016-2017 season at the governing body’s spring meetings in Zurich.
Hosts Canada dominated the opening day of finals at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving Grand Prix by claiming three golds medals at the Gatineau Sports Complex.
Azerbaijan’s Rafael Aghayev marked his first appearance of the World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1-Premier League season by reaching the final of the men’s under 75 kilograms kumite event in Dubai.
Denmark set up a rematch against Canada in the World Men's Curling Championship gold medal clash after they defeated the United States in the semi-finals at the St. Jakobshalle arena in Basel today.
Poland and Tunisia booked their places at the Rio 2016 men’s handball tournament after securing their second victories at the International Handball Federation (IHF) Olympic Qualification event in Gdansk.
Turkey celebrated two gold medals at the World Taekwondo President’s Cup at the Telekom Dome in Bonn, with Berkay Akyol and Zeliha Agris topping the podium in their respective divisions.
Spain’s Alberto Contador won the Vuelta al Pais Vasco for the fourth time in his career after producing the fastest individual time trial on stage six of the International Cycling Union (UCI) World Tour race.
Austria’s Lara Vadlau and Jolanta Ogar remain in control of the women’s competition at the 470 European Championships in the Bay of Palma.
Cricket Australia has announced a pay increase for their top female cricketers in a bid to encourage more women to play the game.
Australia remain top of the International Netball Federation (INF) world rankings following an update after several key competitions.
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed the country’s venues are ready to stage competition at the 2016 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship.