Holders Norway have secured their place in the final of the Women's Handball World Championships after beating The Netherlands in Hamburg this evening.
The Netherlands broke their own women's 4x50 metres freestyle relay world record on day three of the European Short Course Championships in Copenhagen.
Germany's Josef Ferstl claimed his maiden International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Cup win after coming out on top in a fog-interrupted super-G event in Val Gardena in Italy.
Norway's Johannes Thingnes Bø dominated the men's 10 kilometres sprint event to strike gold on day two of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup in Annecy-Le Grand Bornand.
The Czech Republic's Ester Ledecká made it two victories out of two on the International Ski Federation Alpine Snowboard World Cup circuit by winning today's parallel giant slalom event in Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italy.
France's Théo Revil and Gautier Guevel came out on top in a three-way fight for the gold medal in the boys' 29er class at the 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships in Sanya.
A recently-renovated track will provide a stern test for athletes at the upcoming International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup at the Nordic Arena in Toblach.
Norway's Espen Andersen will be looking to take his surprise International Ski Federation Nordic Combined World Cup lead into the New Year at the last event of 2017 in Ramsau in Austria.
The 2017-2018 International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup season is due to begin this weekend at the venue set to be used for the discipline at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
Vanuatu table tennis player Yoshua Shing and athlete Sharon Firisua of the Solomon Islands have won the Best Male and Female awards at the 2017 Pacific Mini Games in Port Vila.
Russia’s Sergey Ridzik claimed the first victory of his career in the International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross World Cup after winning the men’s event in Montafon today.
Teenage Alpine skier Aaron Lindström has been named in Sweden's team for next year's Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Her Royal Highness Princess Eeuphelma Choden Wangchuck has officially opened a new multi-sport hall in Bhutan.
The bust of Vasily Oshchepkov, the founder of sambo, was unveiled at the Sports Legends Lane of the Russian State University of Physical Education, Sport, Youth and Tourism (SCOLIPE) in Moscow.
The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Board has presented its most prestigious honour, the lifetime achievement award, to Canada's Stan Cockerton and Australia's Shelley Maher.