Cape Verde announced their withdrawal from the International Handball Federation (IHF) World Men’s Handball Championship as the tournament reached its sixth day of group stage action.
Morocco started the defence of their African Nations Championship title with a 1-0 win over Togo today, as action got underway in Group C.
England’s Mark Dawes and Jamie Chestney dramatically claimed the first titles awarded at this year’s World Indoor Bowls Championships as they won the open pairs final in the deciding end of a tie-break set.
Spain's Carolina Marin and Denmark's Viktor Axelsen head into the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Toyota Thailand Open off the back of title wins in the singles at the Yonex Thailand Open, and will be looking for similar performances at the second bubble event in Bangkok.
Laax in Switzerland is set to stage the first halfpipe and slopestyle competitions of the International Ski Federation Snowboard World Cup season.
The European University Sports Association (EUSA) has met virtually with the European Cycling Union (UEC) to discuss future activities between the organisations and possible cooperation.
The Slovenian Paralympic Committee has continued its campaign to showcase how sport can connect people with disability in the build-up to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, by featuring its athletes in a new music video.
The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has approved the introduction of the Anti-Doping Athletes' Rights Act.
The Organising Committee of the International Orienteering Federation (IOF) World Ski Orienteering Championships have received permission to host the competition next month in Estonia following COVID-19 concerns.
The Cook Island Sports and National Olympic Committee (CISNOC) has welcomed record numbers of participants competing at the Cook Island Beach Games.
International Floorball Federation (IFF) has confirmed the participants for the Men’s Under-19 World Floorball Championships, after the governing body were forced to cancel remaining qualification events due to coronavirus.
Double Paralympic champion Anna-Lena Forster is turning her attention back to the ski slopes after finishing a stressful period of university study.
The popular Formula One Virtual Grand Prix series is set to return for 2021 as part of a three-race esports competition and a charity prize fund up for grabs for the 10 teams involved.
Greek Olympic sailing gold medallist Sofia Bekatorou has alleged she was sexually abused in 1998 by a high-ranking member of the Hellenic Sailing Federation.
Former International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president Kevan Gosper has suggested the organisation could seek to involve the United Nations in determining whether the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games take place.