Argentina and Portugal, two of the favourites for the men's Rink Hockey World Championship title, made winning starts today in the World Roller Games in Barcelona.
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Some of the world’s finest young rugby talents have gathered in São José dos Campos for the World Rugby Under-20 Trophy 2019, with hosts Brazil making their debut as play is due to get underway tomorrow.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has strongly rejected criticism of the governing body’s handling of the sexual abuse scandal in Afghanistan football from the coach of the women’s team.
Cycling Canada has launched a new brand and website.
A memorial has been unveiled in Almaty for Kazakhstan's figure skater Denis Ten, who died after a knife attack in the city on July 19 last year.
Lima 2019 declared the start of its Torch Relay, for which 600 Torchbearers have been chosen, after the historic flame of the largest-ever Pan American Games and the largest-ever event held in Peru was ignited on the highest mountaintop of Machu Picchu amid the ruins of the Inca Citadel.
Liz Nicholl, who left her role as chief executive of UK Sport last week, is convinced the body is successfully tackling athlete welfare in the wake of controversy over the issue during her tenure.
Sixth seeds Czech Republic beat World Cup and European champions en route to FIBA 3x3 Women’s Series win in Poitiers
Sixth seeds Czech Republic won the third stop of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 Women’s Series 2019 in French city Poitiers.
Egypt were tonight knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nations last 16 by South Africa, who shattered home hopes by scoring five minutes from time at Cairo International Stadium.
Britain reached the final of the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation Women’s European Championship Division A for the first time tonight with a thrilling win over Germany in Rotterdam.
France reached their fourth consecutive final in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women’s EuroBasket in Serbia tonight with a 63-56 win over Britain in Belgrade Arena.
France’s Edouard Damestoy and Lyn Z Adams Pastrana of the United States won world titles in vert skateboarding during today’s penultimate day of action at the World Roller Games in Barcelona.
Cuba moved into the final of the Volleyball Men’s Challenger Cup in Ljubljana with a hard-earned victory over Turkey.
Canada’s Melissa Humana-Parades and Sarah Pavan secured the women’s title at the Beach Volleyball World Championships in Hamburg today and the additional prize of a place at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Home hope Del Reino maintains lead in women's Hansa 303 class at Para World Sailing Championships in Spain
Home favourite Violeta Del Reino maintained her lead after the fourth and final day of racing ahead of the medal competitions in the Para World Sailing Championships in Puerto Sherry in the Spanish city of Cádiz.