Young people living in poverty will receive equipment donated by a campaign led by 2020 World Floorball Championships organisers.
Ghana Taekwondo Federation President Frederick Lartey has backed a new course which uses the sport to teach self defence.
The Norwegian Ski Association (NSB) has hosted a "Ski Leaders of Tomorrow" seminar in Holmenkollen to develop the next generation of female officials.
The Rugby League International Federation (RLIF) has congratulated Peter Corcoran after the official received his Membership of the Order of Australia at Government House in Sydney.
Dimitri Coutya successfully defended his epee B title at the Wheelchair Fencing World Championships in Cheungju, South Korea, on a day when China racked up another three titles.
Organisers of November's World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai held a first aid course for event volunteers.
Beijing 2022 has unveiled a panda and Chinese lantern child as mascots for the Winter Olympic and Paralympics Games.
Egyptian weightlifters to miss 2019 World Championships and potentially Tokyo 2020 following suspension
Egypt will not be represented at the 2019 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships here in Pattaya following the suspension of the country's national federation.
Lausanne 2020 has received the flame for the Winter Youth Olympic Games in Athens after the lighting ceremony at the Panathenaic Stadium.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has said the Australian state will abandon plans to bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics and Paralympics if the opportunity for long-term benefits is not proven.
American middle-distance runner Alysia Montano has thanked whistleblower Yulia Stepanova as she prepares to receive two medals retrospectively at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships.
Day two of the Para European Table Tennis Championships in Sweden produced varying fortunes for Britain as two of their global champions were defeated, but David Wetherill beat Spain's top seed and defending champion in class 6.
Rwanda booked their place at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics by winning the Women's ParaVolley Africa Sitting Volleyball Championships on home soil in Kigali.
The Japan Swimming Federation has announced tough qualifying times for the host nation's Olympic Games team at Tokyo 2020.
South African sprinter Carina Horn has been suspended by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) after failing a drugs test.