Double Olympic champion Yuri Alvear of Colombia clinched International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Slam gold with victory against German Giovanna Scoccimarro in Brasilia.
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USA Luge have joined forces with Rapid Reboot as they seek to improve training recovery periods for athletes and help them reach the next level of sport performance.
Novak Djokovic has stressed the importance of scheduling for the tennis tournaments at Tokyo 2020 as concerns over heat in the Japanese capital continue to dominate the preparations for the Olympic Games.
British duo Henry Bomby and Hannah Diamond have high hopes of glory at the inaugural European Sailing Federation (EUROSAF) Mixed Offshore European Championship begins in Venice.
Brazil's world number 202 Allan Kuwabara caused a major upset on the opening day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Slam by defeating world number one Eric Takabatake to claim the under-60 kilograms title in Brasilia.
Mohamed ElShorbagy and Raneem El Welily got their respectively title defences off to a winning start in round two of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) U.S. Open Squash Championship in Philadelphia.
Russia successfully defended their International Basketball Federation 3x3 Under-23 World Cup title with a 21-11 victory against Ukraine in Lanzhou.
Vladimir Morozov claimed an International Swimming Federation (FINA) Swimming World Cup double on the second night of action in Budapest.
Speed climber Aleksandra Miroslaw continued a stellar 2019 as she claimed the International Sport Climbing Federation (IFSC) European Championship title in Edinburgh.
Top seeds Indonesia defeated China 3-1 to clinch the mixed team title at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Junior Championships in Kazan.
Double Olympic champions Teddy Riner from France and Lukáš Krpálek of Czech Republic are set to do battle in the fifth Grand Slam tournament of the season as the International Judo Federation (IJF) returns to Brazil for the first time in six years.
French duo Jean-Charles Valladont and Laurena Villard were crowned recurve champions on the final day of the European Field Archery Championships in Mokrice-Catez in Slovenia.
The International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) has announced plans for a new Champion of Champions event, to be held in Britain next March.