Ghofran Zaki became the third Egyptian taekwondo player to qualify for Rio 2016 after finishing first in the men’s 68 kilograms category at the African Olympic Qualification Tournament in Agadir City, Morocco.
France’s Martin Fourcade and Marie Dorin Habert cruised to victory in the single mixed relay on the final day of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup in Canmore.
Russia won the men’s team foil competition at the Fencing World Cup in German city Bonn after overcoming Italy in the final.
Democratic Republic of Congo win second African Nations Championship title after beating Mali in final
The Democratic Republic of Congo became the first nation to win the African Nations Championship twice after beating Mali 3-0 in the final at the Amahoro Stadium in Rwanda’s capital Kigali.
Brazil's Mayra Aguiar scored some early psychological points in her campaign to fulfil the hopes of her country and win an Olympic gold medal at Rio 2016 when she beat the United States' Kayla Harrison in the final of the under 78 kilogram at the Paris Grand Slam here today.
Turkey were able to celebrate a hat-trick of men’s kumite titles at the European Karate Federation (EKF) Cadet, Junior and under-21 Championships in Limassol.
Swimming Australia President John Bertrand has criticised the response of former leaders of the organisation after scandals involving the country's team at London 2012.
Germany's Felix Loch clinched his sixth consecutive Luge World Cup victory after coming out on top in Sochi, the scene of his second Olympic singles triumph in 2014.
Canada's Charles Hamelin and Marianne St-Gelais added 500 metre titles to the 1,000m successes they claimed yesterday at the International Skating Union (ISU) Short Track Speed Skating World Cup in Dresden in Germany.
The European Cycling Union (UEC) have announced they are to develop an action plan aimed at tackling fraud within the sport, after the International Cycling Union (UCI) seized a bike under suspicion of "mechanical doping" at the Cyclo-cross World Championships.
USA Swimming has extended the contract of its executive director Chuck Wielgus through to the end of 2020.
Japan's Sara Takanashi made it 10 International Ski Federation (FIS) Women's Ski Jumping World Cup wins in a row as her complete and utter domination of the season continued in Hinzenbach in Austria today.
Therese Johaug recorded the biggest margain of victory in the history of the women's International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup after a commanding 30 kilometres success in Oslo today.
San Francisco’s The Olympic Club has been chosen to stage the US Women’s Open tournament in 2021, with the golf major due to be contested from June 3 to 6.
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has welcomed the Sierra Leone Surfing Association (SLSA) as its 98th member.