Corey Wedlock and Chloe Stewart continued their unbeaten home form on the second day of competition at the World Youth Bowls Championships at the Broadbeach Club in the Gold Coast in Australia.
World Chess Federation (FIDE) President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov has denied a report by his own organisation that he has resigned from his position.
Patrick Nally has been re-elected as President of the International Federation of Poker (IFP) as the organisation became an official signatory of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code in London.
Possible changes to the number of weight categories was discussed at an International Sambo Federation (FIAS) Executive Board meeting held in Russian capital Moscow.
Malaysia's Budriz Mustakim and home hope Corey Wedlock took early leads after the opening day of men's singles competition at the World Youth Bowls Championships at the Broadbeach Club in the Gold Coast in Australia.
The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) Academy, the first training centre for free diving, has been officially opened in the Turkish town of Kaş.
Gregory Gaultier of France returned to the top of the world rankings as he overcame England's Nick Matthew to clinch his third Professional Squash Association (PSA) British Open title in Hull.
Former rugby league player Ross Bevan has had his suspension from all sport extended by seven years and three months following a second anti-doping rule violation (ADRV).
France and Georgia both opened their gold medal tallies on the final day of the Sambo World Cup in Moscow, but it was hosts Russia who dominated proceedings once more at the Luzhniki Small Sports Arena.
The inaugural International Cricket Council (ICC) Global Leaders Academy has been launched with 28 current and future heads of governing bodies from around the world taking part in the programme.
Laura Massaro and Sarah-Jane Perry will meet tomorrow in the first all-English Professional Squash Association (PSA) British Open women's singles final in 26 years.
The International Federation of Poker (IFP) is set to become fully compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code during its Congress here tomorrow.
Armenia, Belarus, Turkmenistan and hosts Russia all tasted victory as action got underway today at the Sambo World Cup in Moscow.
Top seed Mohamed Elshorbagy will face home star Nick Matthew for a place in the final of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) British Open after each won gruelling last eight matches in Hull today.
Shashank Manohar will temporarily remain the International Cricket Council (ICC) chairman after agreeing to defer his resignation from the organisation.