London 2012 Olympic silver medallist Alaaeldin Abouelkassem won gold for Egypt on day one of the African Fencing Championships in Bamako as Sarra Besbes also clinched glory for Tunisia.
Bangladesh rose to fifth in the International Cricket Council Men's World Cup standings and remain in contention for a semi-final berth with a 62-run win against Afghanistan in Southampton today.
Five players recorded 100 per cent starts to the men's singles competition at the Asia Pacific Bowls Championships in Gold Coast today.
Powerhouses Australia and New Zealand will both field strong teams at the Oceania Athletics Championships which begin in Townsville tomorrow after the regional event took on extra importance.
Pajulahti in Finland is all set to host the fifth edition of the European Para Youth Games with the six-day event due to begin tomorrow.
Olympic bronze medallist Evgeniy Garanichev has signed a contract with the Russian Biathlon Union (RBU) to continue competing for the country.
Australian athletes have been spreading the message of Olympic Day across the country in the build-up to this year's celebrations today.
Citibank Philippines has vowed to rally behind the country’s Para-athletes as they compete in international events, including their home ASEAN Para Games in 2020, as its partnership with Philippine Paralympic Committee (PPC) came to the fore with the holding of the inaugural "Lakad Para Atleta" in Quezon City.
Switzerland’s Tim Hug has decided to end his career after six seasons as his country’s sole representative on the International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic Combined World Cup tour.
The British Bobsleigh and Skeleton Association (BBSA) is set to hold trials at the University of Bath next month as the national governing body goes in search of its stars of the future.
Jacksonville to host repêchage clash as USA Hawks bid for final place at 2021 Rugby League World Cup
Jacksonville in Florida will host the final qualification match for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup - when the fate of the USA Hawks will be decided.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) flung open the doors to its new CHF145 million (£117 million/$149 million/€130 million) headquarters at an inauguration ceremony attended by officials from across the world of sport here today.
Malagò claims impossible to have better offer than Milan Cortina 2026 as Winter Olympic and Paralympic vote looms
Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo bid leader Giovanni Malagò claimed it is "not possible to have a better offer" than the candidature from the two Italian cities for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games on the eve of the vote here.
Stockholm Åre will deliver everything the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has asked for if its bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games is successful, according to Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have presented "Golden Rings" awards to nine rights holding broadcasters for their coverage of last year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang and the Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.