Human Rights Watch have described the cap on tickets available to Iranian women for an upcoming FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifier as "discriminatory, deceptive, and dangerous".
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Pan American Games welterweight champion Oshae Jones was victorious in her first bout here at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's World Championships.
Iranian women have been able to buy a small number of tickets for Iran's FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifying match against Cambodia, following pressure from football's governing body.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Interim President Mohamed Moustahsane praised Ulan-Ude for its readiness to host the Women's World Championships, with competition now underway here.
British two-time world taekwondo medallist Damon Sansum has retired from the sport, after it became unlikely he would qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The mascot for the Lucerne 2021 Winter Universiade will be selected from the designs of four students at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts.
Berlin will host the third stage of the 2020 Archery World Cup in June, with the event doubling up as a last chance for competitors to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) is taking part in the newly created Women's Sport Leadership Academy for High-Performance Coaches (WSLA HPC) alongside a number of other International Federations.
Russian Boxing Federation secretary-general Umar Kremlev has called for the number of Olympic Games weight divisions to be raised to 10 for both men and women.
Commonwealth featherweight champion Nicolson triumphs in opening bout of AIBA Women's World Championships
Australian Commonwealth Games featherweight champion Skye Nicolson triumphed in her first bout here at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's World Championships.
Altenberg and Dresden in Germany will host the first joint World Cup event between the International Ski Federation (FIS) and World Para Nordic Skiing in January next year.
Trinidad and Tobago earn second victory in Caribbean qualifiers for CONCACAF Women's Olympic Championship
Trinidad and Tobago secured their second successive victory in the Caribbean qualifiers for the Confederation of North America, Central America and the Caribbean (CONCACAF) Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Interim President Mohamed Moustahsane is expecting an "exciting" Women's World Championships, with competition starting here tomorrow.
New Zealand eased past Fiji 6-1 to reach the final of the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Lautoka.
Team GB has called for Britain to unite behind its athletes in the "This is What Makes Us" campaign for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.