Belarus and Germany claimed two titles on the first day of medal action at the international Canoe Federation Canoe Sprint World Championships in Szeged.
England ladies survived a scare against Belarus to book their place in the semi-finals of the EuroHockey Nations Championship in Antwerp.
Sporting goods group Adidas has marked the opening of the latest phase of its €1 billion (£900 million/$1.1 billion) headquarters complex in Germany in the month of the 70th anniversary of its foundation.
Tobias Buck-Gramcko won his third gold medal of the International Cycling Union Junior Track Cycling World Championships in Frankfurt with glory in the men's one kilometre time trial.
Germany started their men's EuroHockey Nations Championship campaign with a 9-0 thrashing of Scotland in Antwerp.
Reigning champions Germany cruised to a comfortable victory over Austria to claim a 12th International Fistball Association Men's World Fistball Championship in Winterthur.
Tobias Buck-Gramcko claimed his second gold medal of the International Cycling Union Track Cycling World Championships in Frankfurt by leading home a German one-two in the men's individual pursuit.
Reigning champions Germany booked their place in the semi-finals of the International Fistball Association Men's World Fistball Championship by defeating Brazil in Winterthur.
Holders Germany convincingly beat Italy today to make it two wins out of two at the International Fistball Association World Championship in Winterthur.
Polish athletes won five finals on the final day of the European Team Athletics Championship Super League as they were crowned overall champions in Bydgoszcz.
Swiss national coach Oliver Lang has confirmed Ueli Rebsamen is fit to contest the men's International Fistball Association World Fistball Championship as the competition gets underway in Winterthur, Switzerland tomorrow.
Wales secured seventh place with an overtime victory against Germany as the classification matches of the Women's Under-19 World Lacrosse Championship began in Peterborough in Ontario.
Reigning champions Germany lead the European Athletics Team Championships standings after winning both finals on the opening day of competition in Bydgoszcz in Poland.
Germany won the first gold medal of the European Swimming League (LEN) European Diving Championships by clinching the mixed team event title in Kiev.
German University Sports Federation submits letter of intent to FISU in bid to host 2025 Summer Universiade
Four German cities are in the running to host the 2025 Summer Universiade after the International University Sports Federation (FISU) confirmed a letter of intent had been received from the German University Sports Federation (ADH).