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Senegal secures first win on world stage since 1998 at FIBA Basketball World Cup

By Emily Goddard

Senegal have claimed their first win on the world stage since 1998 at this year's Basketball World Cup ©Getty ImagesSenegal enjoyed their first win on the world stage in 16 years at the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain today.

Quintana takes lead while compatriot Anacona seals stage nine win at Vuelta a España

By Gary Anderson

Winner Anacona won a rainy stage nine on the Vuelta a España today ©AFP/Getty ImagesColombia's Nairo Quintana took over the lead of the Vuelta a España from Movistar team-mate Alejandro Valverde following a rain-soaked stage nine that saw countryman Anacona ride solo to an impressive triumph on the summit finish in Aramón Valdelinares.

Jorgensen confirms status as world's best with victory at World Triathlon Series Grand Final

By Gary Anderson

Gwen Jorgensen ended a record breaking season with victory at the World Triathlon Series Grand Final in Edmonton ©ITUGwen Jorgensen completed the most dominant season in the six-year history of the World Triathlon Series by winning the Grand Final in Edmonton - her fifth-straight win.

All American podium for individual reining at World Equestrian Games

By Emily Goddard

Shawn Flarida steered Spooks Gotta Whiz to win individual Reining gold at the World Equestrian Games ©FEIAthletes from the United States filled every spot on the podium following the individual reining final at the World Equestrian Games, with Shawn Flarida galloping to gold in Normandy.

Murray and Djokovic through but Kvitová latest big name women’s seed to exit US Open

By Gary Anderson

Novak Djokovic cruised through to round four of the US Open with a straight sets win ©Getty ImagesAndy Murray and Novak Djokovic both made it through to the last 16 of the US Open at Flushing Meadows but reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitová became the latest big name to fall victim to an upset in the women's draw as she lost to Serbian Aleksandra Krunić.

United States claim three Paratriathlon gold medals at World Grand Final

By Gary Anderson

Krige Schabort was one of three Americans to pick up gold in Edmonton ©Getty ImagesThe United States emerged as the dominant nation during the Paratriathlon events at the World Triathlon Grand Final in neighbouring Canada as Aaron Scheidies, Krige Schabort and Kendall Gretsch all claimed gold medals in Edmonton.

Paralympic champion Eskau follows up Sochi golds with Para-cycling world title

By Gary Anderson

Paralympic champion Andrea Eskau has added further gold to her collection after picking a world title in Greenville ©Getty ImagesGerman skier Andrea Eskau swapped the snow for the tarmac to claim more gold at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Greenville as she secured the women's HT time trial title with an impressive performance.

Guo upsets Johansson to take gold at Taekwondo Grand Prix in Astana

By Gary Anderson

Yun Fei Guo (left) caused an upset in Astana by overcoming Swede Elin Johansson in their gold medal match ©WTFChina's Yunfei Guo has claimed gold on the second day of action at the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) Grand Prix in Astana by overcoming the strongly fancied Swede Elin Johansson.

Top-level competition highlights National Paralympic Day in London

By Gary Anderson

Thousands attended National Paralympic Day celebrations at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park ©Getty ImagesA packed day of competition at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park saw crowds treated to some top-level action during the National Paralympic Day celebrations in London today.
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