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Crockett delights home fans but Ukraine top country at IBSA Judo World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Inna Cherniak was one of three Ukrainian judoka to claim World Championship gold in Colorado ©AFP/Getty ImagesAmerican Dartanyon Crockett delighted fans in Colorado Springs when he claimed the gold medal at the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Judo World Championships, where Ukrainian athletes secured three of the 13 titles on offer.

Great Britain secure Under-22 Wheelchair Basketball European Championship title

By Paul Osborne

Great Britain have secured the Under-22 Wheelchair Basketball European Championship title ©FacebookGreat Britain have been crowned champions of the Under-22 Wheelchair Basketball European Championship after a 51-40 victory over Germany in Zaragoza, Spain.

Romania and Russia crowned inaugural 3x3 basketball European champions

By Gary Anderson

Russia celebrate being crowned European 3x3 basketball champions ©FIBA Europe/Oleksiy NaumovRomania's men and Russia's women were crowned inaugural 3x3 basketball European champions as both sides recorded victories over Slovenia in the finals at University Square in Bucharest.

Two golds apiece for China and hosts Hungary at World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships

By Emily Goddard

China and Hungary topped the medals table at the World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships in Balaton Lake ©Hungarian Swimming AssociationChinese and Hungarian athletes proved their strength at the World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships to see the nations each securing two gold medals at the event in Balatonfüred.

Serena Williams claims sixth US Open title to join sport's greats

By Paul Osborne

Serena Williams has won the US Open with victory over Caroline Wozniacki ©Getty ImagesSerena Williams has won her sixth US Open title with a straight sets victory over Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki.

Caithness to serve second term as World Curling Federation President as key rule changes introduced at Congress

By Gary Anderson

Kate Caithness will serve another four-year term as President of the World Curling Federation ©WCFKate Caithness has been elected unopposed for a second term as President of the World Curling Federation (WCF), while a number of competition and rule changes were introduced at the organisation's Annual General Assembly in Reno, Nevada.

Shooting World Championships underway as athletes aim for Rio 2016

By Gary Anderson

Shooters will be targeting World Championship glory and a spot at Rio 2016 during competition in Granada ©Getty ImagesThe International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Championships have got underway with the Opening Ceremony at Teatro del Generalife of the Alhambra in Granada, as competitors get their first opportunity to secure a place at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Lithuania's Asadauskaite and Kinderis beat young Britons to modern pentathlon mixed relay world title

By Mike Rowbottom

Lithuania's 2013 world champion and 2012 Olympic champion Laura Asadauskaite and her partner Justinas Kinderis won the mixed relay gold at the UIPM Modern Pentathlon World Championships today ©Getty ImagesLithuania's modern pentathlon world champions of 2013 - reigning Olympic champion Laura Asadauskaite and Justinas Kinderis - used all their experience to win a hugely competitive battle with Britain's young pairing of Kate French and Joe Evans to win the mixed relay title on the final day of the 54th UIPM World Championships in Warsaw.

Exell takes third straight driving title as The Netherlands claim double gold on final day of World Equestrian Games

By Paul Osborne

Boyd Exell takes gold in the driving competition as Dutch claim double delight on final day of World Equestrian Games ©Marie de Ronde-Oudemans/FEIIt was a day of gold for The Netherlands at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy, as Jeroen Dubbeldam jumped his way to victory in the individual jumping contest after the Dutch had loaded their carriages with gold in the team driving competition.
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