Denmark's Cathrine Dufour stole the limelight when dominating both the Grand Prix and freestyle at the first leg of the 2019-2020 International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Dressage World Cup Western European League on home ground in Herning this weekend.
Two-time Olympic champion Wu Jingyu won the women's under-49 kilograms event today as China ended the World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Sofia with four gold medals.
Japan's Kento Momota and Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying completed the successful defence of their respective men's and women's singles titles as action concluded today at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Denmark Open in Odense.
Israel's Ashlee Bond put together a finely executed clear round to claim top honours at the Longines International Equestrian Federation Jumping World Cup in Del Mar in California.
Switzerland's Bryan Balsiger galloped to victory with grey gelding Clouzot de Lassus at the first leg of the 2019-2020 International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Jumping World Cup Western European League in Norway's capital, Oslo.
South Korea's Seo Chaehyun clinched the women's lead overall title after coming out on top today at the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Cup in Chinese city Xiamen.
Japan beat Russia in the final of the mixed team event as action concluded today at the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Junior Championships in Marrakech.
Renata Csay of Hungary earned her 20th International Canoe Federation Marathon World Championships gold medal after triumphing in the women's K2 race in Shaoxing.
The United States defeated Australia to top the podium at the World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge in Tokyo.
Olympic champion triumphs on day of mixed fortunes for Russia in World Military Games fencing finals
Russia's Olympic champion Yana Egorian won the women's individual sabre title as action continued today at the World Military Games in Chinese city Wuhan.
Hosts China won four of the seven gold medals up for grabs on the opening day of the World Wushu Championships in Shanghai.
Bern in Switzerland was the setting for the first European leg of the International Cycling Union (UCI) Cyclo-cross World Cup event of the new season, with The Netherlands' Annemarie Worst and Belgium's Eli Iserbyt triumphing on a muddy course.
Papua New Guinea beat Namibia by 81 runs today to make it two wins out of two in Group A at the International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 World Cup Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates.
South Africa edged past defending champions Uganda at the Africa Netball Cup in Cape Town.
Greg Hartung, considered the most influential administrator in the history of Australian Paralympic sport, has been awarded the Paralympic Order.