Caitlin Bassett has been named as the new captain of Australia's netball team.
Joana Faria has been appointed as the new secretary general of the International Korfball Federation (IKF).
Luxembourg has been accepted as the 59th member nation of the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL).
World champion Karim Abdel Gawad of Egypt is in the same side of the draw as his compatriot and defending champion Mohamed El Shorbagy at the Professional Squash Association (PSA) US Open.
Sambo should become a trademark of Russian sport, a leading official has claimed as it continues its push for recognition from the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Kraigg Brathwaite has had his bowling action reported following the West Indies’ heavy defeat against England in a Test match.
Chile has been confirmed as the hosts for November’s Latin American Rugby League Championship.
France’s Benoit Nicolas and Australia’s Felicity Sheedy-Ryan reclaimed their respective elite men’s and women’s duathlon titles after coming out on top at the International Triathlon Union Multisport World Championships in Canadian city Penticton today.
Suriname have been accepted as the latest member of the International Korfball Federation.
The 2017 Rugby League World Cup Organising Committee has announced that fans will be able to attend games played in Papua New Guinea for just PGK30 (£7.38/$9.46/€8.04).
Thousands heading to Canada for inaugural International Triathlon Union Multisport World Championships
More than 3,000 competitors will be in Penticton in Canada for the first International Triathlon Union Multisport World Championships.
Former Australian leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has turned down an offer to join the backroom staff for Bangladesh's national cricket team before their imminent two-Test series against his home country for "personal reasons".
Drinks products manufacturer Milo have become the latest partner in Papua New Guinea for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, which the country will co-host with Australia and New Zealand.
World Championships bronze medallist Jasmin Taylor is among five athletes selected on the elite telemark squad for the upcoming season, British Ski and Snowboard has announced.
West Indies will begin the defence of their International Cricket Council Under-19 World Cup title with a clash against hosts New Zealand.