Italy’s Davide Ballerini triumphed at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad after winning a reduced sprint finish at the one-day race in Belgium.
Arc Système defeated Team Easton in a one-arrow shoot-out to win the compound competition in the new format team-only Indoor Archery World Series Finals involving four top squads connected via video.
Home athlete Daisy Kudre covered herself, and her country, in more glory at the World Ski Orienteering Championships in Otepää. Estonia as she won the women’s middle distance race, bringing her total of medals so far to two golds and a silver.
France's Jeanne Richard and Russia's Denis Irodov have won the women's and men's individual world titles at the International Biathlon Union (IBU) Youth World Championships in Obertilliach in Austria.
Australia's Benjamin Smith broke the world record to claim gold in the lightweight men's 500 metres race on the final day of the World Rowing Indoor Championships.
The first three zone winners of the 2021 FIFAe Club World Cup were decided on the second day of knockout action.
Former West Indies cricketer Wavell Hinds has been appointed Jamaica's Chef de Mission for the Paris 2024 Paralympics.
One World Para Athletics Grand Prix leg has been cancelled and another postponed indefinitely as the coronavirus pandemic continues to disrupt international sporting calendars.
Abdullah Sediqi, holder of an International Olympic Committee Refugee Athlete Scholarship, has spoken of his ambition to reach the Tokyo 2020 taekwondo competition this year.
World number one Kento Momota, whose positive COVID-19 test in January this year led to him and the rest of the Japanese team pulling out of three scheduled events in Thailand, has been named top seed for next month’s All England Open Badminton Championships.
European University Sports Association (EUSA) President Adam Roczek attended the Sports Students' Union of Ukraine General Assembly virtually.
India’s Paralympic shooting has been boosted by the staging of the first Zonal Para Shooting Championship at the CRPF Shooting Range in Kadarpur.
Gagarin Sambo Federation has been awarded the first club accreditation certification by the International Sambo Federation (FIAS).
Viktor Lukashenko has replaced his father Alexander Lukashenko as National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Belarus (NOC Belarus) President, an appointment that is likely to result in sanctions from the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
German officials have expressed concern over the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) new candidature process, as the decision to install Brisbane as the preferred bidder for the 2032 Olympics and Paralympics has effectively ended the Rhine-Ruhr proposal to host the Games.