Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has targeted co-hosting the Olympic Games with Russia or Ukraine.
Ukrainian Hryhorii Ilchyshyn and the United States' Callie Close claimed victory in the youth B speed finals, on the last day of the International Federation of Sport Climbing Youth World Championships in Arco, Italy.
Hosts Ukraine were the dominant force at the latest United World Wrestling Beach Wrestling World Series event in Odessa, winning five of the eight gold medals on offer.
Hosts Ukraine won both gold medals available on the second day of the European Diving Championships in Kiev.
Ukraine's 35-year-old shot putter Andriy Semenov is the latest athlete to appear on the provisional suspension list of the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) following the re-inspection of a sample he gave in 2011.
Andrii Doroshenko and Oleksii Denysiuk both claimed gold medals for Ukraine on the opening day of the World Shooting Para Sport World Cup in Croatian city Osijek.
Russia beat Italy 43-42 in a dramatic women’s team foil final on the penultimate day of the World Fencing Championships in Budapest.
Russia won the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Cup after holding their nerve to defeat reigning champions Ukraine 3-1 in the final.
Ukraine will not compete at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Paraguay later this year after they withdrew from the UEFA European qualifier in Moscow.
Ukraine are one win away from successfully defending their International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Cup crown.
Ukraine continued their ominous form at the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Cup with a 5-0 thrashing of the Netherlands in the quarter-finals.
Ukraine roared into the quarter-finals of the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Cup in Spain with a 100 per cent winning record.