Kenya's Brigid Kosgei, who broke Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old marathon world record in Chicago last month, has been named as one of five finalists for the Female World Athlete of the Year 2019 award.
Corty, a red squirrel, has been officially unveiled as the mascot of the 2021 International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Ski Championships in Cortina d'Ampezzo.
Two-time Paralympic champion Markus Rehm needed only the first of his six jumps to claim the men's long jump T64 title at the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai today.
Emily Sweeney received the female athlete of the year prize at USA Luge’s annual awards at the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee Training Centre in Lake Placid.
Rafael Nadal fought back from match point down to complete an incredible come-from-behind win over Russia's Daniil Medvedev at the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Finals in London today.
Japan ended Mexico's 100 per cent record with a 3-1 victory at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Premier12.
Argentina's Julian Azaad and Nicolas Capogrosso upset Brazilian rivals Saymon Barbosa and Arthur Lanci to reach the main draw of the International Volleyball Federation Chetumal Open in Mexico.
England's Liam Pitchford battled into the men's singles main draw at the International Table Tennis Federation World Tour Austrian Open.
Marwan ElShorbagy stunned his brother Mohamed to advance to the semi-finals of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) Men's World Championship in Doha.
China's third seed Shi Yuqi battled through the pain of a toe blister to reach the second round of the Badminton World Federation Hong Kong Open.
Dutch stars Lisa Bunschoten and Chris Vos earned victory on the opening day of the World Para Snowboard World Cup season in front of a home crowd.
The International Federation of Gay Games is committed to hosting the 2022 edition in Hong Kong, despite ongoing civil unrest.
National Olympic Committee of Zambia President urges support for football teams in fight for Tokyo 2020 berths
National Olympic Committee of Zambia (NOCZ) President Alfred Foloko has urged the country's citizens to rally behind the men's under-23 and women's national football teams in their quest to secure a spot at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue has said he "sincerely hopes" that seven refugee fighters qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) held its first training programme in Beijing, as the Chinese capital prepares to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.