David De La Cruz secured victory on stage nine of the Vuelta a España and snatched the race leader’s red jersey after triumphing from the breakaway.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
Head injury assessment technology significantly assisted rugby sevens teams competing at the Rio 2016 Olympics earlier this month, World Rugby has claimed.
The 2016 World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam concluded today with junior finals for rowers under 19-years-old.
South Korean police are reportedly set to summon a Rio 2016 Olympic athlete for questioning after claims they installed a hidden camera in a women's team changing room back in 2013.
Kristina Mladenovic, Caroline Garcia and Benoît Paire have all been suspended by the French Tennis Federation (FFT) for their behaviour at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Italy’s Roberta Vinci will contest the opening match in the Arthur Ashe Stadium tomorrow as she seeks to go one stage further at this year’s US Open, having ended as the women’s singles runner-up last year.
Pedro Solberg and Evandro Goncalves of Brazil and Americans Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena will contest the final of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Long Beach Grand Slam after they beat Latvian and Italian teams respectively in the men's semi-finals.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has praised the “contribution and dedication” of International Boxing Association (AIBA) President Ching-Kuo Wu for the supposed success of Rio 2016, despite the sport being hit by judging controversies during the Games.
Bahrain’s Olympic 3,000 metres steeplechase champion Ruth Jebet smashed the eight-year-old world record at the Stade de France tonight as she clocked 8min 52.78sec to take more than six seconds off the mark set by Russia’s Gulnara Galkina in winning the Beijing 2008 title.
Hungary’s Katinka Hosszú won four events on the second and final day of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Swimming World Cup in Paris-Chartres, taking her overall tally for the meet to seven.
Poland’s Eugenia Bujak earned a narrow sprint victory at the close of the GP de Plouay-Bretagne, the penultimate race of the International Cycling Union (UCI) Women’s WorldTour season which saw Megan Guarnier clinch the overall crown.
Colombia’s Nairo Quintana moved into the overall race lead after a brutal final climb on stage eight of the Vuelta a España, which was won by breakaway rider Sergey Lagutin.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) have announced that Carlos Oyarzun has been handed a four-year ban after a failed drug test.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has announced that all doping samples taken from riders and horses at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games returned negative.