International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) treasurer José María Odriozola has weighed into the Caster Semenya row by describing the South African as "biologically a man".
Belarusian Para-rower Dzmitry Ryshkevich has died at the age of 33 after he capsized during a training session at the World Championships in Linz-Ottensheim in Austria.
The ticket lottery for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo has been officially launched in the Japanese capital.
South African Hockey Association (SAHA) chief executive Marissa Langeni wants the country's National Olympic Committee to "do the right thing" and allow at least the men's team to compete at Tokyo 2020.
US figure skating coach Richard Callaghan has effectively been handed a lifetime ban after being declared "permanently ineligible" following sexual misconduct involving a minor.
NIgerian athletes competing at the African Games in Rabat have reportedly rejected a $100 (£82.50/€90) daily allowance from the Nigerian Government's Ministry of Sports.
Ghana’s Deputy Sports Minister Perry Okudzeto has given words of encouragement to the country’s athletes on a visit to the ongoing African Games in Morocco’s capital Rabat.
Colombia's Julio Cesar Avila has unseated American Julie Dussliere to become the new President of the Americas Paralympic Committee (APC).
Philippine Olympic Committee among trio of signatories in agreement for hosting 2019 Southeast Asian Games
A tripartite agreement has been signed with the aim of ensuring the successful hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the Philippines.
Lecointre and Retornaz win only medal race held as light winds disrupt Tokyo 2020 sailing test event
Only one medal race was possible on the final day of the Tokyo 2020 sailing test event as light winds frustrated at Enoshima Yacht Harbor.
Argentina beat hosts Japan 108-93 in the first match of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic basketball test event.
Ksenia Kurach kept her C1 500 metres world title defence on track by qualifying quickest for the final on day two of the international Canoe Federation Canoe Sprint World Championships in Szeged.
Belgium put in a scintillating display to move up from eighth place to lead the team jumping competition at the Longines International Equestrian Federation European Championships in Rotterdam.
Britain's Emma Wiggs successfully defended her women's VL2 500 metres world title on day two of the International Canoe Federation Paracanoe World Championships in Szeged.
Qualification top seeds Nuttanon Inkiew and Sedtawat Padsawud of Thailand failed to reach the main draw of the International Volleyball Federation Beach World Tour event in Jūrmala, losing to Poland's Martin Chiniewicz and Michal Korycki.