On an afternoon when Sir Mo Farah ran and won his final track race on British soil, Qatar’s high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim produced the stand-out performance at the International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) Diamond League in Birmingham.
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Germany became the first side to advance to the semi-finals of the EuroHockey Championships in Amsterdam thanks to a 1-0 win over the defending women’s champions England.
Top seed Dimitrij Ovtcharov won his third title of the season after coming from behind to beat Japan’s Kenta Matsudaira in the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Bulgaria Open.
Germany’s Ingrid Klimke earned the first big individual title of her career as she won the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) European Eventing Championships in Poland - but her country’s run of three team successes was brought to an end by Great Britain.
The tall figure of Germany’s Jan Hojer was roared onto victory by a 6,000-strong home crowd at Munich’s Olympic Stadium at the final International Federation of Sports Climbing Bouldering World Cup of the season tonight as Jongwon Chon of South Korea as the overall men’s title.
Germany’s top seed Dimitrij Ovtcharov earned a place in tomorrow’s the International Table Tennis Federation Bulgaria Open final after recovering from a 3-1 deficit against third seed Quadri Aruna of Nigeria.
Ellie Simmonds will be back in training this month and setting her sights on further glory at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Great Britain replaced Germany as overall leaders in the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) European Eventing Championships after a cross country in which they produced three clear rounds.
The Netherlands began their home defence of the men’s EuroHockey Championships title as they mean to go on by defeating Spain 7-1 in their first match at the newly refurbished Wagener Stadium in Amsterdam.
Australia earned a place in tomorrow's International Basketball Federation Asia Cup final after a 106-79 victory over New Zealand in Lebanon.
A week after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London, the season’s focus moves to Birmingham where a host of newly minted gold medallists will compete tomorrow in the 12th Diamond League meeting of the season.
The Rio 2016 Animal Management Service - a unique project to protect critters found in the vicinity of the Olympic and Paralympic host city’s venues and keep them out of harm’s way - has wound down its work.
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).
Thunder and lightning held up play for 50 minutes during the opening match at the EuroHockey Championships in Amsterdam as Lidewij Welten lit up the night for the Dutch as they beat Spain 3-1.
Jongwon Chon made an ideal start to his bid to claim the overall men's title at the season-ending International Federation of Sports Climbing Bouldering World Cup in Munich today.