New German pairing Laura Ludwig and Margareta Kozuch were among those to secure a place in the women's main draw as qualification took place today at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Beach World Tour event in Warsaw.
Komaki Kikuchi will be aiming for another Asian Fencing Championships title in the women's individual foil, this time in front of her home support in Japan.
China crushed Turkey in a battle of two of the top teams in the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Women's Nations League in front of a delighted home crowd in Jiangmen.
Reigning champion Alessi suffers opening-round loss at ITF Beach Tennis World Championships as top seeds progress
The top seeds in the men's and women's doubles at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Beach Tennis World Championships eased through their first-round matches with minimal trouble – but one half of last year's men's champions is already out.
Twelve countries have qualified at least one team to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as recurve quarter-finalists at the 2019 World Archery Championships in 's-Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands.
Japan and South Africa have qualified for the semi-finals of the men's International Hockey Federation Series Finals event in Bhubaneswar after beating Poland and Russia, respectively, in today's crossover round.
Three of the four semi-finalists at the International Handball Federation (IHF) Emerging Nations Championship have been confirmed after Cuba, Bulgaria and hosts Georgia maintained their 100 per cent records.
Belgium's van Aert wins stage four of Critérium du Dauphiné as crash rules Froome out of Tour de France
Former cyclo-cross world champion Wout van Aert of Belgium sprung a huge surprise in beating the time trial specialists to claim his first victory of the 2019 season in stage four of the Critérium du Dauphiné.
Home hopes Warholm and Ingebrigtsen brothers ready to apply heat to IAAF Diamond League meeting in Oslo
Cool and wet conditions are expected for tomorrow’s Bislett Games in Oslo – the fifth of this season’s International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League meetings – but home athletes such as Karsten Warholm and the Ingebrigtsen brothers will be guaranteed to raise the temperature.
Long Beach in California is this week welcoming more than 300 of the world’s best male and female skateboarders who will compete in the park and street events for a chance to win the Dew Tour title, while earning valuable points towards their country’s Olympic team for Tokyo 2020.
Belgium's Jolien D'hoore claimed her second stage victory in three at the Ovo Energy Women's Tour in England, as Lisa Brennauer took the leader's green jersey after overnight leader Marianne Vos suffered a crash that put her out of the race.
The world's number-one ranked side, New Zealand, will begin the defence of their title tomorrow when they play host nation Czech Republic in the first game of the Men’s Softball World Championship at Svoboda Ballpark in Prague.
The Italian city of Trento has been announced as host of the 2020 edition of the European Cycling Union (UEC) Road Championships.
Lithuanian canoeist officially stripped of Olympic silver after confirmation of London 2012 positive
Russian-born Lithuanian sprint canoeist Jevgenij Shuklin has been officially stripped of the Olympic silver medal he claimed at London 2012.
The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) has announced eight of the 10 cities set to stage matches at the 2022 Men's World Championship in Russia.