Refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi is set to return to Australia today after Bahrain withdrew a request to extradite him amid widespread pressure and an international campaign for his release.
New Zealand Football (NZF) interim technical director Andy Boyens has claimed competing at this year's Pacific Games will serve as the "ideal preparation" for the qualifying matches for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Irina Camelia Begu and Monica Niculescu won the doubles deciding rubber as Romania stunned defending champions the Czech Republic to reach their first Fed Cup semi-final in Ostrava.
KiNG eSports were crowned FIFA eClub World Cup champions today after beating French club Dijon SCO in the final in London.
European champion Madeleine Malonga delighted the home French crowd with gold at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Paris Grand Slam.
Italian star Alice Volpi won home gold at the International Fencing Federation (FIE) Foil Grand Prix in Turin.
Britain’s Alex Yee and Japan’s Ai Ueda claimed victory at the season opening International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Cup win in Cape Town.
Croatia's Bozo Starcevic won home gold as finals day concluded the United World Wrestling (UWW) Grand Prix Zagreb Open.
Russia win four golds in men's junior divisions at World Taekwondo President's Cup for Europe region
Russia won four gold medals as men's junior action took centre stage at the World Taekwondo President's Cup for Europe region in Antalya.
A bitter row between the International Boxing Association (AIBA) leadership and Serik Konakbayev has deepened after the worldwide governing body claimed the Kazak had "set out to destroy" evidence from his period as President of the Asian Boxing Confederation (ASBC).
World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue has praised China's decision to further integrate the sport into its school system.
Top seeds Abhinav Manota of New Zealand and Australia's Wendy Chen Hsuan-yu will aim to retain their men's and women's singles titles when the Oceania Badminton Championships take place in Melbourne this week.
Sweden’s Perseus Karlström triumphed for the second successive year at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Race Walking Challenge in Adelaide.
Australia's men and women overcame Germany in contrasting fashion as the European nation's International Hockey Federation Pro League campaigns began with defeat in Hobart.
FIFA has moved its annual flagship awards ceremony from Milan to London as the governing body confirmed this year's event would be held at the Italian city's Teatro alla Scala.