The United Arab Emirates overcame Bosnia and Herzegovina to earn their first win of the Olympic ice hockey pre-qualification round one event in Luxembourg.
Germany's Dominik Oswald and Spain's Sergi Llongueras claimed gold in men’s trials competition at the International Cycling Union Urban World Championships in Chengdu.
Spain’s Ouassim Oumaiz Errouch delivered home success at the opening International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Cross Country Permit series race of the season in Burgos.
South Korea thrashed defending champions Japan to clinch the men's title at the Pacific-Asia Curling Championships in Shenzhen.
Second seed Tarek Momen outclassed Egyptian team mate Mazen Hesham to progress to the third round of the Professional Squash Association Men's World Championship in Doha.
Mike Schloesser enjoyed a perfect start to the Indoor Archery World Series with a faultless qualification round at the Macau Open.
A record number of riders will compete at the Cyclo-Cross European Championships in the Venetian town of Silvelle.
A youth swimming camp being held by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) in Qatar has welcomed 66 young athletes from 33 countries.
A blind sambo demonstration held at the World Championships here has been hailed as "really important" by a member of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS).
The Polish University Sport Federation (AZS) has honoured its best performing athletes and institutions.
Australian Taekwondo has launched a website as it seeks to develop its Taekwondo Kickstarters schools programme.
Nigeria has refunded in full a payment it mistakenly received from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), ending a long-running saga which sparked a crisis at the country's national governing body.
Spain and the Netherlands will co-host the 2022 Hockey Women's World Cup and India has been chosen to stage the men's tournament in 2023.
Spanish opera singer Plácido Domingo, who has been accused of sexual harassment by several women, has withdrawn from performing at a cultural event being organised in conjunction with next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Applications for the second Tokyo 2020 Olympic ticket lottery are due begin on November 13 for residents in Japan, it was announced today.