Morocco, who are among the favourites to taste success at the inaugural International Basketball Federation AfroCan tournament, got their campaign off to a winning start.
Czech Republic’s Amálie Hilgertová proved once again that the nerves that dogged her career for six years are behind her with a hard-fought win in the women’s K1 under-23 event at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Junior and Under-23 Canoe Slalom World Championships in Kraków.
Home athletes Anastasia Simakova and Lala Kramarenko topped the rope and ball qualification standings, respectively, as action began today at the Rhythmic Gymnastics Junior World Championships in Russia's capital Moscow.
Turkey's Yigit Yalcin Citak claimed a dramatic gold medal in the boys' laser radial event on the final day of the Youth Sailing World Championships in Poland.
Jamaica and Malawi will contest the fifth-place playoff at the Netball World Cup after both teams won their placement matches in Liverpool today.
France breezed into the round of 16 at the Men's Junior World Handball Championship after crushing Australia 50-11 in Group B.
Netherlands continued their flying form in Group B at the Women's European Lacrosse Championship in Israeli city Netanya with an emphatic victory over Italy.
Ukraine will not compete at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Paraguay later this year after they withdrew from the UEFA European qualifier in Moscow.
Russia won the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Cup after holding their nerve to defeat reigning champions Ukraine 3-1 in the final.
Deepa Malik, the first Indian woman to win a Paralympic medal, admits category changes and injury have put paid to her chances of competing at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
China’s Deng Xuemei broke her own Asian record on her way to winning the women’s over-86 kilograms title at the World Para Powerlifting Championships in Kazakhstan’s capital Nur-Sultan.
Paralympic silver medallist Lucyna Kornobys broke the world record in the women's discus F33 at her home World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Bydgoszcz in Poland.
Just over a week after breaking the 23-year-old women’s world mile record, Sifan Hassan has switched her focus to this weekend’s International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League meeting at the London Stadium – and her favourite distance, the 5,000 metres.
Frenchman Vincent Luis is targeting a second victory of the season as the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Triathlon Series arrives in Edmonton.
Châteauroux in France is set to stage the second and final leg of the International Festival of Extreme Sports (FISE) European Series this weekend.