Canada got the start they wanted on the home ground of Vancouver, defeating Mexico 3-0 in their opening round-robin match in the Men's North American qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
France and Tunisia became the latest two teams to qualify for the men's volleyball tournament at this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo after winning their respective qualifiers today.
Tamás Aján has told an interviewer in Hungary that the German television documentary about alleged corruption in weightlifting has "completely ruined my life and 50 years of my work".
World champion Gergely Siklósi of Hungary beat South Korea's Park Sang-young to the gold medal at the International Fencing Federation (FIE) Men's Épée World Cup in Heidenheim.
Practice is underway at the Sydney Indoor Archery Festival, which will start tomorrow as planned despite the bushfire crisis in Australia.
The head of the International Olympic Committee group monitoring the International Boxing Association (AIBA) has slammed the lack of progress the body has made since it was suspended - and warned it needs to work much harder to be reinstated.
Jordan made an ideal start to their quest for a Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games place, winning their opening qualifying match at the Asian Football Confederation Under-23 Championship in Thailand.
Chinese teenager Wang Zhiyi's fine run at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Malaysia Masters came to an end today, as she lost her quarter-final against compatriot and second seed Chen Yu Fei.
Spain's world number one Rafael Nadal redeemed a singles defeat with dramatic victory in the doubles, earning his country victory over Belgium in their ATP Cup quarter-final at the Ken Rosewall Arena in Sydney.
The European Olympic Boxing Qualifying Tournament in London has been officially launched today, with upto 450 men and women from as many as 50 countries competing at the Copper Box Arena at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
The second season of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Pro League begins this weekend, with inaugural women's champions The Netherlands opening their title defence with two away games against China.
Kenya have qualified for the women's volleyball tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after sealing victory in the African qualifier in Cameroon's capital Yaoundé today.
Argentina's women's volleyball team earned a place at the Tokyo 2020 Games, defeating Colombia 3-1 in the South American qualifier in the Colombian capital of Bogota today.
Top seed Andrea Santarelli of Italy will face Canada's Dylan French in the last-64 of the individual event at the International Fencing Federation (FIE) Men's Épée World Cup in Heidenheim.
A group of Russian athletes have ramped up the pressure on the embattled Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) by calling on the body to hold fresh elections and give them increased representation on the board.