A skeleton athlete from The Gambia has set up a crowdfunding page to help his country compete at a Winter Olympic Games for the first time at Beijing 2022.
The Rugby League International Federation has announced it has officially changed its name to International Rugby League (IRL).
Olympic champions Brazil claimed their 11th consecutive victory to complete a remarkable clean sweep at the International Volleyball Federation Men's World Cup in Japan.
It proved to be a dark night for Brazilian beach tennis at the Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games here as they lost in the men’s and women’s doubles finals - the latter of which suffered an unfortunate power failure during the first match point.
World champion Heimana Reynolds secured victory in the men’s skateboard park event at the Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games as he continues to establish himself as the rider to beat at next year’s Olympic Games.
Blessing Joy Onyebuchi won Nigeria’s first gold medal of these Association of National Olympic Committees Beach Games after a thrilling encounter with Hungary’s Zsanett Németh in the women’s over-70 kilograms beach wrestling.
World champion Daniela Moroz of the United States won the kitefoil at the Association of National Olympic Committee World Beach Games but was even more excited by the prize she received along with the gold medal.
Spain made it three golds out of three in aquathlon at the Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games with victory in the mixed team relay.
Holders Canada extended their winning start at the World Mixed Curling Championship to four matches after edging Hong Kong in Aberdeen today.
Japan defeated hosts Chinese Taipei after finally arriving at the Asian Baseball Championship in Taichung.
Top-seeded Japanese Akane Yamaguchi has been eliminated from the women’s singles event at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Denmark Open after losing to Hong Kong’s Cheung Ngan Yi in the first round in Odense.
A number of International Federation for Athletes with Intellectual Impairments (INAS) Global Games records were set in swimming as action continued today in Brisbane.
Finland's Timo Nystrom made history as the first visually impaired gold medallist at the World Shooting Para Sport Championships, in the mixed 10 metre air rifle prone in Sydney.
A host of Olympic and world champions are set to compete at this year's European Track Cycling Championships in the Netherlands.
Riders from hosts New Zealand and Australia will do battle at the Oceania Track Cycling Championships, which begins tomorrow in Invercargill.