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Radwanska first major casualty of US Open after straight sets loss

By Zjan Shirinian

Agnieszka Radwanska has not made it past the fourth round of the US Open in nine attempts ©Getty ImagesPoland's Agnieszka Radwanska has become the first high-profile casualty of the US Open after losing her second round match in straight sets.

Dujardin wins dressage grand prix special gold at World Equestrian Games

By Emily Goddard

Charlotte Dujardin has won the dressage grand prix special gold at the World Equestrian Games ©Getty ImagesGreat Britain's Charlotte Dujardin has won the dressage grand prix special gold, despite what she called a few "silly" mistakes, at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy.

Pearson successfully defends individual Grade Ib title at World Equestrian Games

By Emily Goddard

Lee Pearson (centre) celebrates clinching the Grade Ib individual title at the World Equestrian Games ©FEILee Pearson of Great Britain has successfully defended his Grade Ib individual title at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy.

Hungarian Hosszu dominates in Doha with world record at FINA Swimming World Cup

By Gary Anderson

Katinka Hosszu set a world record and claimed four gold medals at the FINA World Cup in Doha ©Bongarts/Getty ImagesHungary's Katinka Hosszu was in dominant form in Doha at the opening International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Cup of the season, claiming four titles as well as breaking her own world record in the women's 200 metres individual medley.

FIBA Central Board meets in Seville ahead of Basketball World Cup

By Gary Anderson

The FIBA Central Board has met in Seville ahead of the 2014 Basketball World Cup ©FIBAAhead of the start of the Basketball World Cup, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has held its final Central Board meeting of the 2010-2014 cycle to reflect on the past four years before the start of a two-day World Congress in Seville tomorrow.

New look revealed by Baku 2015 to combine national identity with elite sport

By Nick Butler

The new look aims to encapsulate both Azerbaijan and elite sport ©Baku 2015 A new look "proudly combining Azerbaijan's history, heritage and culture with elite European sport" has been revealed today by Baku 2015.

Hamburg join Berlin in confirming attempt to become German applicant for 2024 Olympics

By Nick Butler

Hamburg followed Berlin in confirming their intention to mount a German bid for the 2024 Olympics ©AFP/Getty ImagesAn intriguing contest is underway in Germany after Hamburg followed Berlin in confirming their intention to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics.

"Selfies" to be showcased in special section of Nanjing 2014 Closing Ceremony

By Nick Butler at the Main Media Centre in Nanjing

Chen Weiya, pictured after being announced as chief director earlier this year, has revealed that selfies will play a role in the Closing Ceremony ©Nanjing 2014A homage to selfies will play a role in the Closing Ceremony of the Summer Youth Olympic Games due to take place here tomorrow evening.

Technogym signs exclusive deal with Rio 2016 to supply fitness equipment

By Zjan Shirinian

Technogym will supply 1,000 piece of equipment at Rio 2016 ©TechnogymTechnogym has signed an exclusive contract to supply fitness equipment for all "athletic preparation centres" at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
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