Norway will bid to continue their run of success at major events by defending their title during the Women's Handball World Championship in Germany.
There has been no damage has reported to the Velodrome built for last year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after a second fire at the venue in four months.
Paralympic gold medal-winning cyclist Karen Darke is set to receive an honorary degree from Abertay University in Dundee.
The British Karate Federation (BKF) and GB Taekwondo (GBTKD) have signed a partnership agreement, backed by UK Sport.
The ticketing trial of former Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) President Patrick Hickey in Brazil has reportedly been suspended.
The 70th anniversary of the foundation of the Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) has been marked by the publication of a souvenir book.
Paralympic champion Beatrice Vio clinched the gold medal in the women's foil B category on home soil at the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation Wheelchair Fencing World Championships in Rome.
Belarus' Uladzislau Hancharou will be aiming to add the world title to the Olympic gold medal he claimed at last year's Games in Rio de Janeiro when he competes at the Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in Sofia.
Frankie Fredericks has been suspended from exercising all rights as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) at an Executive Board meeting here today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Frankie Fredericks has reportedly been placed under formal investigation by French authorities, connected to the awarding of the 2016 Olympic Games to Rio de Janiero.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has paid tribute to Flavio Machado, the executive producer of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Ceremonies, following his death aged 41.
A Brazilian prosecutor has reportedly ruled in favour of re-opening a criminal case against American swimmer Ryan Lochte.
Olympic team sizes to be cut along with infamous 94kg class as weightlifting heads towards a new start
Weightlifting at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be radically different from the competition at Rio 2016 if, as expected, a range of changes being discussed by experts are adopted by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).
The International Olympic Committee's (IOC) credibility has been badly damaged by the organisation's continued failure to properly address the Russian doping scandal, world marathon record holder Paula Radcliffe has claimed.
French gymnast Samir Aït Saïd has boldly declared he will end his Olympic Games demons by winning a gold medal at Tokyo 2020 after he suffered an horrific injury at last year's event in Rio de Janeiro.