Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) President Raffaele Chiulli became the latest official to try teqball, as the sport featured as a demonstration at the World Urban Games.
Russia and Austria booked their places at the Women’s Under-19 World Floorball Championships by finishing as the top two countries in the final qualification event.
The International Netball Federation (INF) has rolled out a new logo and brand for its officials.
Former world champion Laura Massaro has signed a mentoring agreement with England Squash which will see her work to develop the country's young female players.
World Lacrosse have appointed Nicola John and Tom Lewis as the sport's competition managers for the 2021 World Games in Birmingham, United States.
A record number of countries have expressed an interest in this year's rugby league Festival of World Cups in Manchester.
This year's World Sambo Championships in Seoul will offer a total prize fund of $216,000 (£173,000/€194,000).
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has announced Asiago as the 2020 Winter Triathlon World Championships host.
Egypt's Mohamed ElShorbagy and Raneem El Welily will defend their titles against a strong field at next month's Professional Squash Association (PSA) US Open.
The newly renovated Kuwait Bowling Centre will host the last qualifier for this year's World Bowling Tour Finals, scheduled to be held at the same venue immediately after.
The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has welcomed Algeria as its 13th member from Africa.
The International Netball Federation (INF) has stressed the importance of independent Board members, after hearing from British Cycling chief executive Julie Harrington at their Congress.
The International Floorball Federation (IFF) has awarded the 2021 Men's Under-19 World Championships to the Czech Republic.
Russia, Chile and El Salvador have all submitted bids for the 2021 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.
All four competing nations have announced their initial squads for the second Middle East Africa Rugby League Championship, at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos next month.