Marc Soler earned a home victory on the second stage of the Vuelta a España - his first stage win at a Grand Tour.
Portugal's João Almeida retained his overall lead at the Giro d'Italia after successfully seeing off an attack from the Sunweb team on the 17th stage of the race.
Belgium's Yves Lampaert secured a popular home victory in the men's Three Days of Bruges-De Panne race, triumphing in windy conditions.
Japan’s former world champion Ami Kondo has retired from judo at the age of 25 to concentrate on a new career as a teacher.
China has demonstrated once more the remarkable strength in depth of its elite weightlifters.
Roman Berbr has resigned as deputy head of the Czech Football Association (FAČR) after he was one of 20 people detained in connection with a match-fixing investigation.
A series of virtual workshops will start the host city selection process for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
Indian badminton star PV Sindhu has decided to quit the national training camp for players heading to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, to focus on her recovery and nutrition in London instead.
Olympic swimming silver medallist and performance psychology coach Markus Rogan has reportedly broken the law by leaving Israel despite testing positive for coronavirus.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Shamil Tarpishchev has confirmed he plans to seek re-election as President of the Russian Tennis Federation (RTF).
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Concerns have been raised over a possible breach of International Boxing Association (AIBA) election rules after the National Federation which nominated one of the four candidates standing for President tried to pay the membership fee of nine countries so they can vote in the Congress.
Rugby Europe has announced the suspension of all matches planned for the rest of this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The organisers of the 2023 International Cycling Union (UCI) Cycling World Championships have appointed Trudy Lindblade as chief executive, prior to the new combined event in Glasgow in Scotland.
A key training camp for Italian swimmers has been suspended after 10 more athletes tested positive for coronavirus.
UEFA is continuing with plans to hold matches at next year's European Championship in Baku despite ruling Azerbaijan and Armenia cannot host games in their own countries due to violence in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.