Sandra Sánchez and Damian Quintero made it a golden sunset for Spain with victories in karate kata at the Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games here today.
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Italy's Marcello Guidi wrote his name in the history books as the first gold medallist of these Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games - and all before breakfast.
The surprise entry of a traditional Arab dhow to welcome the athletes of world set the seal on a captivating yet distinct opening to the inaugural Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games here tonight.
Britain's 11-year-old world skateboard bronze medallist Sky Brown has been forced to withdraw from the Association of National Olympic (ANOC) Committees World Beach Games, due to start here tomorrow.
The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has promised a modest Opening Ceremony for the inaugural World Beach Games.
Naples 2019 officials have revealed that an Algerian sprinter is still hospitalised in Naples after collapsing from heatstroke in the athletes warm up area of the San Paolo Stadium.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) Sailing Technical Committee chairman Andy Fethers has called for more sailing at the Summer Universiade in a bid to encourage students to continue with the sport.
The world’s smallest island and peninsula communities are set for their moment in the sun when the Island Games tomorrow return to Gibraltar after almost a quarter of a century.
In the stadium where the whole of Italy shed tears after losing the 1990 World Cup semi-final on penalties, SSC Napoli star Lorenzo Insigne fired a dramatic flaming penalty to ignite a cauldron modelled on Mount Vesuvius.
The identity of the final Torchbearer for Naples 2019 is a closely-guarded secret but organisers have promised a spectacular "contemporary emotions" ceremony which will incorporate traditions which date back to the first University Games in 1959.
The Media Centre where the journalists of the world are covering this Universiade has been named in honour of the man who came up with the name of the Games.
Summer Universiade 2019 organisers will recreate the Bay of Naples in the Stadio San Paolo tomorrow when the Opening Ceremony is set to feature mermaids, rap music, light shows, fireworks and even a performance from Andrea Bocelli.
The Flame burns above Minsk this morning but many are reflecting on the night before after a spectacular Opening Ceremony which set the tone for the Games.
The lighting of the cauldron in Dinamo Stadium in Minsk will tonight provide the spectacular climax to the European Games Opening Ceremony.
A robot has carried the European Games Flame as the Torch Relay visited the Belarus Hi-Tech Park on the latest stage of its journey through Minsk.