Norway’s Anders Berntsen Mol and Christian Sandlie Sørum produced the upset of the day at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Beach World Tour event in the Chinese venue of Xiamen as they beat Brazil’s Olympic champions Alison Cerutti and Bruno Oscar Schmidt.
Rafael Nadal’s bid for an 11th Monte Carlo Masters title was maintained today as he earned a 6-3, 6-2 win over Russia's Karen Khachanov to reach the quarter-finals - but Novak Djokovic’s challenge is over.
Fiji moved to the top of the standings in the Oceania Qualifier for next year’s Netball World Cup as they defeated Cook Islands 55-38 in their second game in Auckland.
Canada overcame defending champions the United States in a 10-goal thriller as the International Ice Hockey Federation U18 World Championship began in Russia today.
Kenyan veteran Eliud Kipchoge has promised a "beautiful" race during Sunday's (April 22) Virgin Money London Marathon, despite a warning from organisers that the event is likely to be the hottest on record.
Canada’s world champion curler Rod Hunter, who died earlier this year aged 74, will be honoured this Saturday by a celebration of his life in the rink where he threw so many rocks.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International School Sport Federation (ISF) at the SportAccord Summit here.
USA Luge chief executive Jim Leahy and coach Bill Tavares have both committed to working with the organisation through to the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing.
Gregory Gaultier claims he is almost back to full fitness as he prepares to defend his title at the El Gouna International Squash Open on the banks of the Red Sea in Egypt.
German luge star Tatjana Hüfner has decided to extend her career for at least another year after the disappointing of fourth place at this year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Korean Ski Association warn athletes who criticised Pyeongchang 2018 selection process could face sanctions
Athletes who criticised the Korea Ski Association (KSA) for their selection process prior to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang could face punishment after the governing body launched an investigation into their conduct.
World number one Rafael Nadal raced past Slovenia's Aljaž Bedene to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters in Monaco today.
Alaphilippe ends Valverde’s winning run at Fleche Wallone, but van der Breggen earns fourth women’s victory
Spain's Alejandro Valverde’s hopes of winning a fifth consecutive title in La Fleche Wallone were denied today as he had to settle for second behind France's 25-year-old Julian Alaphilippe, who earned the biggest win of his career in securing the first French victory in the Ardennes one-day classic for 21 years.
Jesse-Jane McParland is a 12-year-old from Ireland who has become an unlikely star in the kickboxing world after her YouTube videos attracted 500 million views.
The United States, winners of seven of the last nine International Ice Hockey Federation’s U18 World Championship titles, are confident they will defend their title in the latest edition of the event gets underway in Russia tomorrow.