Aaron Finch hit the highest score by an Australian at the Cricket World Cup to guide his side to a comfortable 87-run victory over Sri Lanka in England.
Canada and the United States qualified for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo as New Zealand continued their pursuit of a fifth overall title by reaching the quarter-finals of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series event in Biarritz.
Czech Republic fought back against Mexico to triumph 3-2 at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Men's Softball World Championship.
Hosts Georgia and Cuba will meet in the final of the International Handball Federation (IHF) Emerging Nations Championship.
Cameroon’s Tiako Essombe earned gold on the opening day of the African Sambo Championships while hosts Morocco enjoyed a strong start in Casablanca.
There is enough talent waiting to ignite at tomorrow’s sixth leg of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League series here in the Moroccan capital for it not to be recalled in future times as the event Caster Semenya did not make.
Hosts Italy will attempt to end 15 years without a UEFA European Under-21 Championship title when the competition begins tomorrow in Reggio Emilia with four places at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo on offer.
Qatar has replaced San Diego as the hosts of this year's Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games, it was announced today.
Bach suggests IOC could recommend a single city to host Olympic Games but dismisses claims it will end bidding contests
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has suggested the organisation could move towards recommending a single candidate to host the Olympic Games if it is deemed to be "outstanding" as part of reforms to the bidding process.
Kremlev proposes creation of independent boxing foundation as Bach expresses confidence in taskforce progress
Russian Umar Kremlev has proposed creating a foundation to store money which could be used to preserve the future of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) and help the governing body avoid bankruptcy.
Caster Semenya will be able to compete during her appeal to the Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) saw a request to reimpose regulations denied.
Olympic gold medallist steps down as first vice-president of Russian Athletics Federation while facing doping case
Beijing 2008 high jump gold medallist Andrei Silnov has stepped down from his post as first vice-president of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF).
The new headquarters of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Olympic House in Lausanne, Switzerland, is one of the most sustainable buildings in the world, according to the US Green Building Council (USGBC).
Incumbent David Haggerty is the only candidate for International Tennis Federation (ITF) President set to attend the Confederation of African Tennis (CAT) Annual General Assembly this weekend after the other three were barred from the meeting by the regional body.
Former FIFA official Jack Warner could finally be extradited to the United States to face corruption charges after he lost an appeal in his native Trinidad and Tobago.