Gao Fangjie of China overcame the highest-seeded player in the women's singles draw as she beat Thailand's Nitchaon Jindapol to reach the final of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Singapore Open.
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A funeral ceremony attended by thousands of people was held in Almaty today to mark the passing of Olympic figure skating bronze medallist Denis Ten, murdered in a knife attack in the city on Thursday (July 19).
Men's singles top seed Chou Tien Chen of Chinese Taipei survived a tough opening game to beat South Korea's Lee Hyun-il to reach the semi-finals of the Badminton World Federation Singapore Open.
Organisers of the upcoming Women's Hockey World Cup in London have been criticised in India before the tournament has started after an incorrect version of the country's flag was displayed at a promotional event.
World champions Croatia secured their place in the quarter-finals of the men's European Water Polo Championship as they beat Greece in Barcelona today.
A major event planned for Tunisia has been suspended by the International Judo Federation (IJF) over the country's treatment of Israeli athletes, a day after the nation's bid for the 2022 Youth Olympic Games was reinstated.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has hinted boxing's place on the Tokyo 2020 programme could be in doubt if Gafur Rakhimov is elected President of the sport's worldwide governing body later this year.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons and International Gymnastics Federation counterpart Morinari Watanabe are among the nine officials proposed for membership of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), it was announced here today.
Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) President Patrick Baumann has claimed esports can be helpful to the development of traditional sports rather than a hindrance, as the organisation prepares to host a forum on the topic with the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
All sports organisations have been urged to "carefully consider" awarding events to either Serbia or Kosovo by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) amid ongoing political tension in the region.
Russia claimed three gold medals as the success for the nation continued on the fourth day of the World Finswimming Championships in Belgrade.
Germany became the last team to book their place in the quarter-finals of the women's European Water Polo Championship after they beat Turkey in Barcelona today.
Olympic medallist accuses IOC of ignoring wishes of athletes after monobob preferred to four-woman for Beijing 2022 inclusion
American bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor has accused the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of ignoring the wishes of athletes after the monobob discipline was added to the Beijing 2022 programme instead of the four-woman event.
Boxing and weightlifting remain at risk of Olympic axe as IOC Executive Board maintain current position
Worldwide governing bodies representing boxing and weightlifting have called for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to clarify the exact requirements they need to meet in order to retain their places on the Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024 programmes respectively.
Austrian Jessica Pilz will bid for a second successive victory over Janja Garnbret of Slovenia when the two athletes renew rivalries at the International Federation of Sport Climbing World Cup in Briançon.