Russian Daniil Medvedev secured his second consecutive Association of Tennis Professionals Masters 1000 title after he beat Alexander Zverev of Germany in the final of the Shanghai Masters.
Energy Standard maintained their winning record in the inaugural International Swimming League as they overhauled overnight leaders Cali Condors to secure their second short-course meeting victory in Naples.
Japan’s Miho Nonaka topped the women’s bouldering semi-final standings as sport climbing made its bow at the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games here today.
China's Fan Zhendong won his first International Table Tennis Federation World Tour title for almost a year as he beat team-mate Xu Xin in the men's singles final at the German Open in Bremen.
A day after having to forfeit their opening match at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Aberdeen because of travel problems, Kosovo enjoyed an historic first victory at this level when they beat Nigeria 9-3.
Kunlavut Vitidsarn of Thailand became the first men's singles player to win three Badminton World Federation World Junior Championships as he outclassed Frenchman Christo Popov in the final in Kazan.
Valeriia Shabalina was crowned 100 metres backstroke champion in the II1 category as the first medals of the 2019 International Federation for Athletes with Intellectual Impairments (INAS) Global Games were handed out in Brisbane.
Francesco Nespeca equalled the world record in the PT3 as Italy earned podium sweeps in two mixed trap standing events at the World Shooting Para Sport Championships in Sydney.
Hosts Germany secured their first men's International Blind Sports Federation Goalball European Championship title with victory over Ukraine in the final in Rostock.
Reigning champions Japan are set to begin their title defence against Chinese Taipei as the 2019 Asian Baseball Championship begins in Taichung tomorrow, with the finalists being guaranteed a place at the final 2020 Olympic Qualifying tournament in March.
Excitement is building among video game enthusiasts as the launch date for a special Tokyo 2020 video game that pits Mario against Sonic nears.
South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) chief operating officer Patience Shikwambana has congratulated Dorette Badenhorst and Dumisane Chauke after they were appointed coaches of the country's netball team.
The British Universities Ice Hockey Association (BUIHA) has named its coaching staff for the 2021 Winter Universiade in Lucerne and launched a call for players to represent the nation at the event.
The surprise entry of a traditional Arab dhow to welcome the athletes of world set the seal on a captivating yet distinct opening to the inaugural Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games here tonight.
Eliud Kipchoge achieved a historic breakthrough today - although not an official world record – as he became the first man to better two hours for the marathon distance, clocking a time of 1 hour 59min 40.2sec.