By Michael Pavitt at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Centre and Max Winters at the Main Press Centre in Taipei
By Liam Morgan at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris
Tickets for next year's Winter Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang have officially gone on sale in South Korea to mark 200 days until the start of the event.
Africa will host the International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) World Championships for the first time when this year's event is held in Cairo with the seven-day competition set to receive record broadcast coverage.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the International School Sport Federation (ISF).
Liverpool 2022 bid chairman Brian Barwick has hailed the city’s hosting credentials after its waterfront staged the launch of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.
A celebration of the 25-year anniversary of Barcelona has been held by the Estonian Olympic Committee (EOK), who hosted a reception for the delegation members who represented the country at the Games.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je has pledged to have no leniency should protestors effect the running of the Summer Universiade following the disturbances outside yesterday’s Opening Ceremony.
Taipei 2017 Organising Committee chief executive Su Li-chiung has condemned the protests at last night's Opening Ceremony and promised stricter safety measures for the rest of the Universiade.
Russia's bid to be reinstated by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) in time for Pyeongchang 2018 has been boosted after 14 countries wrote a letter expressing their support for them.
Birmingham has today played host to the Queen’s Baton Relay for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in recognition of the English city's own ambitions to host the 2022 edition.
An inspection visit to 2019 Africa Cup of Nations host Cameroon has been postponed by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) after auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) withdrew.
Olympic medallists Rasul Chunayev of Azerbaijan and South Korean Kim Hyeon-woo will begin their pursuit of their second titles at the United World Wrestling (UWW) World Championships when the 2017 edition of the event begins here tomorrow.
British aerial skier Lloyd Wallace is "conscious and comfortable" after he suffered a crash while training in Switzerland.
Cyclist Shane Perkins has had his switch from Australia to Russia green-lighted after the latter nation’s President Vladimir Putin signed a decree granting him citizenship.