On a glorious day for Italy at the European Junior and Under-23 Championships a policeman from Sicily won his seventh European title since 2011 and strengthened his home town’s claim to be the undisputed champion city of world weightlifting.
Sweden continued their impressive start to the World Floorball Championships today as they coasted past Scandinavian rivals Norway 8-2 at the Arena Riga in the Latvian capital.
Olympic champions Russia successfully begun their quest to claim the European Women’s Handball Championship after battling to a hard-fought win over Croatia at the Helsingborg Arena in Sweden today.
Birgit Poppler led a one-two German finish in the first block of women’s qualifying as action continued today at the World Bowling Singles Championships in Doha.
Hickey offered hope after FIFA World Cup ticket touting case against British official thrown out of court
The case against the chief executive of FIFA's World Cup marketing affiliate Match Hospitality, arrested at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, has been thrown out of court.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) counterpart Sir Craig Reedie have had a "clear the air" meeting here today at which "perceived misunderstandings" were addressed.
World number five Son Wan-ho of South Korea will be aiming to make his top seeding count as he leads the field at this week’s Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2016 Korea Masters Grand Prix Gold event in Seogwipo.
Russia to propose athletes allowed to compete at 2017 European Indoor Championships as neutrals, President reveals
The Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) will propose its athletes compete at the 2017 European Indoor Championships in Belgrade under a neutral flag and based on individual applications, the national governing body’s President Dmitry Shlyakhtin has said.
Japanese duo Tomokazu Harimoto and Miu Hirano both progressed in the boys' and girls' singles tournaments respectively at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Junior Championships in Cape Town today.
German online printing company FLYERALARM has agreed a deal to become the official sponsor for a total of 19 races of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Cup season.
Research from academics has suggested food and drink available to spectators at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro was not healthy enough.
Government officials in South Korea look likely to grant German-born luger Aileen Frisch citizenship and give her an opportunity to represent her adopted home at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Italy's Paltrinieri among Rio 2016 gold medallists set to compete at FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships
Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri is among the Olympic gold medallists set to compete at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Short Course Championships in Canadian city Windsor, where action is scheduled to get underway tomorrow.
Eurovision Production Coordination revealed as favourite candidate to provide host broadcasting services for Glasgow 2018
Glasgow 2018 has revealed that Eurovision Production Coordination (EPC) are the preferred bidder to provide Host Broadcasting Services (HBS) for the Glasgow 2018 European Championships.
Eight projects have been declared as winners at the Smart Paris 2024 Awards - and will now play a part in the French capital's bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.