Around 4,600 people took part in a walk in Tokyo in a bid to build excitement for next year's Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Turgay Demirel has been re-elected President of International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Europe for a second term at the governing body's General Assembly in Munich.
Atlanta 1996 Olympic women's singles gold medallist Bang Soo-hyun has been inducted into the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Hall of Fame.
The Algerian Olympic Committee (COA) awarded its top accolade to four athletes at its Ordinary General Assembly.
Weightlifters Steven Kari and Dika Toua were named male and female athlete of the year, respectively, at Papua New Guinea's SP Sports Awards.
Eight new members have been added to the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Hall of Fame following a ceremony in Slovakia’s capital Bratislava.
Senior officials in the Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) State region have been updated on the latest referee World Taekwondo rulings and approved electronic sensor scoring system.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has written to each of its 193 member federations with a stark warning that a repeat of the doping problems of the past could have “irrevocable” consequences for the sport.
Berit Kjøll pulled off a stunning two-vote victory as she was elected President of the Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports (NIF) at its General Assembly in Lillehammer.
Pakistan Hockey Federation claim country should be given "special treatment" in Tokyo 2020 qualification bid
Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) secretary general Asif Bajwa has claimed the country should be given "special treatment" in its bid to qualify for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Samoa's Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi will represent his country in archery at the 2019 Pacific Games after he progressed through trials.
Finland shocked Canada with a 3-1 victory in the final of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship in Slovakia.
China reclaimed the Badminton World Federation Sudirman Cup after whitewashing Japan 3-0 on home soil in the final in Nanning.
Russia's world number 81 Anastasia Potapova of Russia shocked fifth seed Angelique Kerber of Germany in the first round of the French Open.
Johnson-Thompson and Warner set world leads to claim victory at IAAF Combined Events Challenge in Götzis
Britain's Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Damian Warner of Canada converted their overnight leads into victories at the Götzis Hypo-Meeting in Austria.