Camila Giorgi of Italy stunned Dane Caroline Wozniacki in the second round of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.
Team Europe will aim to defend the trophy they won in Prague last year when the second instalment of the Laver Cup takes place in Chicago this weekend.
Ukraine’s Margaryta Pesotska stunned third seed Elizabeta Samara to reach the second round of the women's singles main draw at the European Table Tennis Championships in Alicante.
Ukraine's Daria Bilodid became judo’s youngest world champion as she defeated the defending champion Funa Tonaki of Japan in the women’s under-48 kilograms category at the International Judo Federation (IJF) 2018 World Championships here today.
Russia warned by IAAF and IPC bans will not automatically be lifted following WADA decision to make them compliant
Russia have been warned by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and International Paralympic Committee (IPC) not to expect their bans by those organisations to be automatically lifted following the decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to lift their suspension on the country.
South Korea won two of the three gold medals on offer as action continued today at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Taoyuan.
Competition at the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Weightlifting Championships in Biala Podlaska, Poland began today.
Spain pipped Japan to the top of the medal podium in the Aloha Cup at the 2018 International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Games in Tahara in Japan.
A Memorandum of Understanding (Mou) to bring the the International Judo Federation (IJF) and the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) closer together was signed on the opening day of the World Judo Championships here today.
Indonesia’s Anthony Sinisuka Ginting upset the odds to beat top seed Viktor Axelsen of Denmark and book his place in the men’s singles quarter-finals at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Open in Changzhou today.
Celebrations are taking place across Japan to mark the one-year milestone to their hosting of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, and Bill Beaumont, World Rugby’s chairman, predicted at a special ceremony in Tokyo that the event would be "the most impactful ever".
Competitors from 179 countries set to compete in "innovative" athletics programme at Buenos Aires 2018
Athletes from 179 different countries are set to compete in track and field at the next month's Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires as part of a programme that will include several “innovations” the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) have announced.
The Karate 1-Series A season is due to resume tomorrow with Chile’s capital Santiago set to play host to a three-day event at the Polideportivo Estadio Nacional.
Exclusive: UCI President "very positive" about team plans for bundling rights and maintaining numbers
A leading representative of cycling’s team organisation, the AIGCP, has claimed that David Lappartient, the International Cycling Union (UCI) President, is "very positive" about its ideas for the sport’s reform, including bundling rights and increasing, rather than diminishing, the size and number of teams involved in the WorldTour.
By Daniel Etchells and Florence Almond at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku