The Democratic Republic of the Congo set up a meeting against Nigeria in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women's AfroBasket quarter-finals with a 78-46 victory against Cape Verde in Dakar.
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Australia's Ella Sibley won the first individual gold of the International Cycling Union World Junior Track Cycling Championships with victory in the women's scratch race in Frankfurt.
Ireland's Sam Bennett extended his lead at the International Cycling Union Binckbank Tour in Belgium by completing a hat-trick of stage wins in Aalter.
A host of Paralympic champions and medallists have been named on a 257-member United States team for this year's Parapan American Games in Lima.
New Zealand's Morgan Diehl and Diego Font of Mexico share the lead of the open men's slalom contest at the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation World Waterski Championships in Putrajaya in Malaysia.
Sweden's Victoria Larsson will look to build on her World Championship bronze at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Shotgun World Cup in Lahti.
The Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO) has launched a cultural collaboration with British diver Tom Daley to boost tourism in the country prior to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Organisers of this weekend's international Triathlon Union (ITU) Tokyo Paratriathlon World Cup have moved the start times forward by one hour to avoid exposing athletes to high temperatures in the region.
Sue Redfern has been re-elected President of World Lacrosse for a second four-year term as the organisation approved plans for a new 6x6 international discipline at its General Assembly in Peterborough in Ontario.
Russian Vladimir Morozov and Australia's Cate Campbell are the swimmers to watch as the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Swimming World Cup's third leg is set to begin in Singapore tomorrow.
Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer cruised into the second round of the Cincinnati Masters as Serena Williams withdrew from the tournament with a back injury.
France maintained their position at the top of the standings through the show jumping event at Haras du Pin to win the International Equestrian Federation Eventing Nations Cup on home soil.
Polish athletes won five finals on the final day of the European Team Athletics Championship Super League as they were crowned overall champions in Bydgoszcz.
US and Poland secure Tokyo 2020 tickets in FIVB Men's International Olympic Qualification Tournament
Three-time Olympic gold medallists United States and world champions Poland qualified for Tokyo 2020 by topping their respective pools in the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Men's International Olympic Qualification Tournament.
Britain were crowned International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) European Championship Division A winners after defeating Denmark in Vejles.