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Germans take European bobsleigh title after women's skeleton cancelled

By Nick Butler

Germany continued their bobsleigh domination with a superb performance in the French resort ©Bongarts/Getty ImagesGermany's Francesco Friedrich added the continental title to his world one after teaming up with Martin Grothkopp to win the European two-man bobsleigh competition today in La Plagne.

Alcott claims maiden Grand Slam title in front of home crowd at Australian Open

By Liam Morgan

Dylan Alcott sealed his maiden Grand Slam title in convincing fashion in front of his home crowd in Melbourne ©Getty ImagesAustralia's Dylan Alcott claimed his maiden quad wheelchair Grand Slam singles title with a straight-sets win over David Wagner in front of his home crowd at the Australian Open in Melbourne.

Russian and Austrian claim parallel snowboarding World Cup titles in Slovenia

By Nick Butler

Vic Wild continued his superb form with victory today in Rogla ©AFP/Getty ImagesIt was a day of European success at the parallel giant slalom snowboarding World Cup in Rogla, Slovenia today, as Russia's Vic Wild and Austria's Marion Kreiner each claimed victory.

Beijing 2008 athletics medallist breaks Para-cycling world record after switching sports

By Nick Butler

Kate Horan has broken the flying 200m world record ©TwitterNew Zealand's athlete turned Para-cyclist Kate Horan has broken the flying 200 metres world record during the country's National Championships in Cambridge.

Four titles won on penultimate day at sailing World Cup in Miami

By Michael Pavitt

Giles Scott continued his 18 month domination of the Finn class ©ISAFFour gold medals were decided today with a day to spare at the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Cup in Miami, ahead of the concluding medal races tomorrow.

Ukraine Otamans edge China Dragons in thrilling World Series of Boxing contest in Sanya

By Liam Morgan

The Ukraine Otamans came away from a tricky test with the China Dragons with a narrow 3-2 victory in Sanya ©WSBUkraine Otamans maintained their unbeaten record in Group A of the World Series of Boxing (WSB) with a narrow 3-2 victory over home franchise China Dragons at the Mangrovetree Convention Center in Sanya.

Ukrainian biathletes at the double on fifth day of IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships

By Liam Morgan

Oleksandra Kononova claimed her fourth gold medal at the IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships in Cable ©Getty ImagesUkraine enjoyed double success on the fifth day of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Nordic Skiing World Championships as Oleksandra Kononova and Ihor Reptyukh both claimed gold in the long distance biathlon events in Cable.

Russia edged in ski jumping but win again elsewhere at Winter Universiade

By Nick Butler

Russia celebrate yet another cross country gold medal at the Winter Universiade this time in the men's relay ©FISURussia consolidated their domination in cross country and biathlon events at the Winter Universiade in Štrbstké Pleso, Slovakia, although they were edged by Japanese opposition in the mixed team ski jumping.

Russian set to be stripped of London 2012 Olympic title after doping ban

By Nick Butler

London 2012 Olympic steeplechase champion Yulia Zaripova will be stripped of her title after receiving a two year ban ©etty ImagesYulia Zaripova will be stripped of her 3,000 metres steeplechase Olympic title after being handed a backdated two-year suspension for doping today, while 2011 world heptathlon champion Tatyana Chernova has received a similar ban after failing for anabolic steroids. 
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