Rio 2016 hammer silver medallist Ivan Tsikhan ran with the 2019 European Games Torch as it reached Grodno at the end of the second week of its journey to Minsk.
Bianca Walkden's world title victory has continued to provoke debate here at the World Taekwondo Championships with Chinese Taekwondo Federation President Guan Jianmin and GB Taekwondo performance director Gary Hall both wading into the controversy.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach attended the evening session of the penultimate day of action here at the 2019 World Taekwondo Championships.
Preparations are complete for next month’s staging of the second European Games in Belarus, delegates at the 40th European Olympic Committees Seminar were told here today.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has hailed a donation of AUD$600,000 (€369,379/£324,066) by the Queensland Government to the Australian Olympic team ahead of Tokyo 2020.
USA Powerlifting has rejected a proposal to lift its ban on female transgender athletes.
Olympic Alpine skiing medallist Zali Steggall unseated former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott during the country's federal election.
Qatari sporting star Nasser Al-Attiyah, the rally driver and shooter, has targeted competing at both the Dakar Rally and a seventh Olympic Games at Tokyo next year.
Two-time Olympic gold medallist Mikaela Shiffrin headlines a list of 10 athletes named to the United States A-squads for the 2019-2020 Alpine skiing season.
Trinidad and Tobago's table tennis star Dexter St Louis has died at the age of 51 following a short illness.
Olympic champion Zhao Shuai retained his world title as his country, China, won two golds on the final day of the World Taekwondo Championships here.
Spain's Rafael Nadal overpowered long-time rival Novak Djokovic to win his ninth Italian Open title in Rome.
Brooks Koepka duly made a successful defence of his United States Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) Championship title today.
Slovenia’s Primož Roglič won the stage nine time trial in the Giro d’Italia today to move back up to second place in the overall standings.
Britain’s Tom Daley helped deliver a second gold medal at the concluding International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series event of the season at his home pool in London as he and Grace Reid won the mixed synchronised three metres title tonight.