By Nancy Gillen in Yekaterinburg
Thailand hoping to send "next generation" of weightlifters to 2019 SEA Games despite ban from home World Championships
The Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association (TAWA) will find out next week if it can send its athletes to the 2019 Southeast Asian Games in The Philippines, despite a self-imposed exile from its home World Championships here for multiple doping offences.
Cavalor has signed a deal to become the official nutrition partner of the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) and title partner of the FEI Best Groom Award.
World Rugby chairman Sir Bill Beaumont is confident that the 2019 Rugby World Cup will be one of the great editions on every level, with more than 96 per cent of tickets for the event now sold.
Ghana Taekwondo Federation President Frederick Lartey has backed a new course which uses the sport to teach self defence.
By Daniel Etchells in Pattaya
Defending champions Japan start second phase of Asian Men’s Volleyball Championships with another win
Reigning champions Japan maintained their perfect record at the Asian Men's Volleyball Championship in Iran, defeating Pakistan 3-0 in the first of their second stage classification round matches.
Two-time Asian super heavyweight champion Jalolov impresses in first bout of AIBA Men's World Championships
Uzbekistan's two-time Asian super heavyweight champion Bakhodir Jalolov impressed in his first bout here at the International Boxing Championships (AIBA) Men's World Championships.
Rain fell mostly on Spain on the opening day of the European Para Table Tennis Championships at Helsingborg in Sweden, as a pair of their number two seeds suffered jolting defeats.
Averina settles for less than perfection with gold and bronze at Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships
Dina Averina of Russia, seeking a third consecutive world all-around title at the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Baku, had to settle for gold and bronze in individual apparatus, as the first medals were awarded today.
Japan's Kenichiro Fumita ensured he is going to be a very big deal at the Tokyo 2020 Games as he effectively regained his world wrestling title today in the Kazhakstan capital of Nur-Sultan.
England's Galal Yafai recorded a unanimous victory at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Men's World Championships to stun flyweight top seed and defending champion Yosvany Veitía of Cuba.
IWF Congress takes place with Anti-Doping Commission claiming decline in number of ineligible athletes at events
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Anti-Doping Commission noted a decline in the number of ineligible athletes at the sport’s events as the world governing body held its Congress here today.
China's women earn seventh successive team gold, and Tokyo 2020 place, at Asian Table Tennis Championships
The women's team event came to a conclusion at the Asian Table Tennis Championships in Indonesia, with China earning a seventh consecutive gold at the expense of second seeds Japan, confirming Tokyo 2020 entry.
The Japan Swimming Federation has announced tough qualifying times for the host nation's Olympic Games team at Tokyo 2020.