Turkey's Hatice Kubra Ilgun defeated Britain's double Olympic champion Jade Jones to win 57 kilograms gold at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Rabat.
Germany’s Simon Gegenheimer was confirmed as the winner of the men’s International Cycling Union (UCI) Mountain Bike Eliminator World Cup after a second place finish in Antwerp.
Palm trees scattered around the edge of the venue by the departed Hurricane Irma helped distinguish the Florida location of Sarasota-Bradenton, where the 2017 World Rowing Championships got underway today with the first round of heats on the Nathan Benderson Park regatta course.
Slovenia's Janja Garnbret got back to winning ways in the International Federation of Sports Climbing (IFSC) Lead World Cup series as she earned victory in Edinburgh today.
Europe won the inaugural Laver Cup tournament against Team World after Roger Federer won a dramatic clash with Nick Kyrgios in Prague.
Defending champions England enjoyed a winning start as the European Bowls Team Championships began in Jersey today.
Peru clinched women’s team kata gold as the Karate1 Series A event in Turkey’s capital city Istanbul drew to a close, with a mixed day for the Iranian team.
Slovakia's Peter Sagan became the first rider to win three consecutive men’s elite road race titles at the Road World Championships by triumphing in a sprint finish here in Bergen.
Two first-time winners were crowned at the International Triathlon Union World Cup as Huelva in Spain staged a leg of the circuit for the first time.
Bulgaria boosted their hopes of earning a quarter-final place at the Women’s European Volleyball Championships by earning a dramatic win over Turkey in Baku.
Unseeded qualifier Lin Gaoyuan won an all-Chinese men's singles final as the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Austrian Open concluded in Linz.
World champion Viktor Axelsen beat Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei to the men’s singles title as action concluded today at the Badminton World Federation Japan Open.
Kenya's Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge, the favourite to win the Berlin Marathon, duly did so today in wet conditions that effectively ruled out a world record in the German capital.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov has hailed the sport's inclusion on the programme for the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, describing the decision of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) as a historic one.
Czech Republic clinched the Junior Davis Cup title today as the Fed Cup crown went to the United States in Budapest.