Fairplex, the town which hosts the annual Los Angeles County Fair, has signed a four-year deal to host the United States leg of the Modern Pentathlon World Cup Series Tour each year from 2017 to 2020.
Kyle Snyder became the United States’ youngest-ever wrestling world champion after claiming the men’s freestyle 97 kilogram title on day five of competition here.
Venezuela set-up an all South American final with Argentina at the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Americas Championships in Mexico City, edging Canada by the narrowest of one-point margins,
Roberta Vinci produced one of the greatest shocks in the history of women's tennis by beating world number one Serena Williams' at the US Open to set up a singles final with team mate and fellow Italian Flavia Pennetta.
Spain’s Fátima Gálvez claimed her maiden International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Shotgun World Championships senior title with victory in the women’s trap competition on the opening day of the event in Lonato, Italy.
Christian Taylor tonight won another significant triple jump battle against his arch-rival, Cuba’s Pedro Pablo Pichardo, as he earned the overall Diamond Race victory, along with the winner’s prize of $40,000, in the final International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting of the season in Brussels.
Six home boxers booked their places in finals of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Junior World Championships after the Russian team produced a series of impressive performances in St Petersburg.
Kudryavtseva claims third consecutive all-around title with gold at 2015 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships
Russia’s Yana Kudryavtseva clinched her third consecutive Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships all-around title with another superb display to maintain her dominance of the sport as the event in Stuttgart drew to a close today.
WADA come to defence of Radcliffe as emerges IAAF warned Parliamentary Committee about identifying athletes
The circumstances which led to Britain's world marathon record holder Paula Radcliffe believing she had to go public to clear her name because she had been personally implicated in a United Kingdom Parliamentary Select Committee hearing have been described as “very unfortunate” by David Howman, director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
The Netherlands’ Tom Dumoulin moved closer to winning the 2015 Vuelta a España after extending his narrow advantage over Italy’s Fabio Aru following stage 19 of the three-week race, which was won by France’s Alexis Gougeard.
Mi Hyang Lee holds one-shot advantage at halfway point of Evian Championship after another impressive round
South Korea’s Mi Hyang Lee holds a one shot advantage at the halfway point of the Evian Championship in France as she bids for her first major title.
Germany's third combination of Sandra Auffarth and horse Opgun Louvo have taken over at the top of the individual leaderboard following today's dressage at the Longines FEI European Eventing Championship at Blair Castle in Scotland.
China’s Bin Lyu and Russia’s Misha Aloian successfully retained their under 49 kilogram light flyweight and 52kg flyweight titles after two entertaining International Boxing Association (AIBA) Pro Boxing World Championship matches.
Hosts England have enjoyed a good start to the World Para-Badminton Championships at Stoke Mandeville.