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Germany dominate World Rowing Junior Championships on home waters

By Paul Osborne

Germany have dominated the 2014 World Rowing Junior Championships in Hamburg ©World RowingGermany secured more than half of the gold medals on offer at the World Rowing Junior Championships in Hamburg as they topped the medals table with seven of the 13 golds available.

Amlosom wins first Eritrean medal at African Athletics Championships

By Emily Goddard

Nguse Amlosom has claimed Eritrea's first ever African Athletics Championships medal ©Getty ImagesNguse Amlosom has become the first Eritrean athlete to win a medal at the African Athletics Championships by taking gold in the men's 10,000 metres.

Colombian world champion dominates at inaugural High Diving World Cup

By Nick Butler

Orlando Duque of Colombia en route to winning the inaugural title at the FINA High Diving World Cup ©Kazan 2015Colombian star Orlando Duque finished on top at the inaugural International Swimming Federation (FINA) High Diving World Cup in Kazan to reinforce his status as the greatest athlete in the sport.

Australia secure Wheelchair Rugby World Championship title with win over Canada

By Paul Osborne

Australia have won the IWRF World Championship title ©IWRF/Brian MouridsenAustralia have won the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) World Championship title with a convincing 67-56 victory over Canada in Odense, Denmark.

Another six records fall as IPC Swimming European Championships comes to a close

By Paul Osborne

Jennie Ekstrom was one of six athletes to set world and European records on the final day of the IPc Swimming European Championships ©Getty ImagesThe final day of competition at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming European Championships saw six more records fall to leave a total of 24 world and 42 European records broken in the Pieter van den Hoogenband Stadium in Eindhoven,.

Klamer denies double Vanek success at Tiszaujvaros Triathlon World Cup

By Paul Osborne

It was almost double delight for the Vanek's at the Tiszaujvaros Triathlon World Cup ©ITUIt was almost double delight for the Vanek family today as the Hungarian brother and sister combination of Akos and Margit won gold and silver in the men's and women's events of the Tiszaujvaros Triathlon World Cup.

IOA to open investigation into secretary general after arrest and release during Glasgow 2014

By Nick Butler

IOA President Narayana Ramachandran has announced there will be an investigation into the behaviour of Rajeev Mehta ©AFP/Getty ImagesAn investigation will be opened by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) into the behaviour of secretary general Rajeev Mehta after he was arrested and then released during the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Indonesian President-elect lends support to bid to host 2019 Asian Games

By Nick Butler

President Elect Joko Widodo has granted his blessing to Indonesia's bid to host the 2019 Asian Games ©AFP/Getty ImagesIndonesian President-elect Joko Widodo has given his blessing to Jakarta and Palembang's attempt to step in and host the 2019 Asian Games following the withdrawal of initial hosts Hanoi earlier this year.  

Montsho misses African Championships as waits for result of B-sample after positive drugs test

By Nick Butler

Amantle Montsho is reportedly blaming her failed drugs test on an energy drink ©Getty ImagesBotswana's former world 400 metres champion Amantle Montsho remains suspended from competition pending the results of her B-sample following her positive doping test at the Commonwealth Games, and will miss the African Athletics Championships starting today.
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