An extension to the British Judo Centre of Excellence - which is situated in the West Midlands, the area hosting the Commonwealth Games in 2022 - has been approved.
Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka came out on top in a meeting of two former Grand Slam winners in the first round of the French Open in Paris, beating Andy Murray in straight sets.
Julian Alaphilippe ended France’s wait for victory in the men’s road race at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Road World Championships after a well-executed attack in Imola.
The success of the Tour de France and International Cycling Union (UCI) Road World Championships gives the International Olympic Committee (IOC) "a lot of confidence", President Thomas Bach has said.
Ukraine’s Liudmyla Luzan secured her second gold medal of the weekend at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Canoe Sprint World Cup in Szeged.
Twelve-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal has criticised the tennis balls that will be used during this year's tournament at Roland Garros, claiming they could lead to player injuries.
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has admitted the spate of doping cases among his country's athletes is "troubling" as he called for the Sports Ministry to enhance its education to prevent further violations.
Ireland's Joy Neville is set to make rugby history at the Autumn Nations Cup in November after she was selected to be the first woman to perform television match official (TMO) duties at a major men's international competition.
Bangkok is set to host the 2020 Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Tour Finals in January after the global governing body confirmed the calendar for the remaining events on this season's circuit.
American women's football legend Carli Lloyd has announced she is looking to retire from the sport after the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, with a focus on starting a family in the future.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós met with treasurer Michael Dinsdale to discuss the governing body's financial position.
The International Handball Federation (IHF) has announced that no positive COVID-19 cases were reported from its draw for the Men's World Championship in Egypt.
Dates for the three remaining continental Olympic qualifiers have been confirmed by United World Wrestling (UWW), as part of an update to the sport's international calendar.
Next Sunday's (October 4) 40th running of the London Marathon could be the most unpredictable ever, according to race director Hugh Brasher.
World Taekwondo vice-president Ahmed Fouly of Egypt has died at the age of 70.