Olga Kharlan of Ukraine secured her fourth women's sabre title as Frenchman Enzo Lefort clinched his first individual gold medal with victory in the men's foil competition at the World Fencing Championships in Budapest.
Japan topped the final medal table with six golds at the Asian Karate Federation Senior Championship in the Uzbekistan capital of Tashkent – but home karateka Bakhriniso Babaeva produced arguably the most popular result of the day.
Nadezda Makroguzova and Svetlana Kholomina of Russia claimed their first International Volleyball Federation Beach Volleyball World Tour four-star title with victory in the women's final in Portugal.
Hungary's Kristóf Rasovszky will feature at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Marathon Swim World Series event in Lac Saint-Jean after winning the men's five kilometres open water competition at the World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju last week.
Top seed Kirsty Gilmour of Scotland reached the final of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Russian Open after defeating Iris Wang of the United States in Vladivostok.
Two-times Olympian Josefin Olsson leads the way after day two of the International Laser Class Association Laser Radial Women's World Championship in Japan.
Ward and new horse Noche de Ronda win Allianz-Prize jumping contest at Aachen’s World Equestrian Festival
McLain Ward of the United States claimed the big jumping honour on the penultimate day of the World Equestrian Festival in Aachen, Germany as he and new horse Noche de Ronda earned the Allianz-Prize.
Kenya got off the mark at the inaugural International Basketball Federation AfroCan tournament with a comfortable win over Nigeria.
Egypt extended to four wins from four their run at the Men's Junior World Handball Championship in Spain thanks to a thrilling triumph over South Korea.
Seo Chae-hyun of South Korea extended her lead at the top of the overall standings by winning the women's final as Hidemasa Nishida led a Japanese sweep in the men's event at the International Federation of Sport Climbing Lead World Cup in France.
France's Delassus impresses to win junior K1 at ICF Junior and Under-23 Canoe Slalom World Championships
France's Anatole Delassus recorded a faster time than his under-23 counterparts in the junior K1 final to win gold at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Junior and Under-23 Canoe Slalom World Championships in Kraków.
Czech Republic kept up their hopes of progress at the Women's European Lacrosse Championship with a comprehensive victory over Spain in Israeli city Netanya.
Switzerland's Nikita Ducarroz showed why she is considered one of the contenders for gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as she topped BMX freestyle qualifying in the second and final leg of the International Festival of Extreme Sports (FISE) European Series at Châteauroux in France.
China completed Pool A at the International Volleyball Federation Men’s Under-21 Championship with a perfect record.
Three of the top four seeded sides in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Under-19 Women’s World Cup, including hosts Thailand, lost their opening group matches as the 2019 edition got under way in Bangkok today.