The medal ceremony for the va'a women's V6 marathon event at the 2019 Pacific Games here was trumped by a marriage proposal to one of the athletes.
Germany's Olympic and Paralympic teams have agreed a partnership with auditing and consulting firm Deloitte.
Exclusive: WADA warn results of survey on doping in Spanish football show authorities have work to do
A survey in Spain which revealed 97.4 per cent of players do not know what substances are banned shows there is a "lot of work to be done" by the Spanish authorities regarding anti-doping in domestic football, according to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
A series of announcements on the 2019 edition of the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Premier12 are set to be made in Tokyo later this month.
The Austrian who helped coach Jamaica's first Olympic bobsleigh team has died at the age of 78, it has been announced.
ICC claim broadcast figures broken for World Cup as deal announced in UK to show final on free-to-air television
India's International Cricket Council (ICC) Men's World Cup match against New Zealand set a new record by delivering the highest ever concurrent views on Hotstar with a peak of 25.3 million, it has been claimed.
Canada's Greg Johnson, a member of the ice hockey team that won the Olympic silver medal at Lillehammer 1994, has died at the age of only 48.
Simona Halep wrecked Serena Williams’ hopes of equalling the all-time record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles with a sensational display in the final of the women's singles at Wimbledon.
Hungary’s Kristóf Rasovszky swam to an easy victory in the men's five kilometres open water race to claim the first gold medal of the 2019 World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju in South Korea.
Belgium’s Thomas De Gendt rode solo to take stage eight of the Tour de France as France’s Julian Alaphilippe regained the overall lead with a third-place finish.
Chinese disqualification for breaking IAAF refreshment rules gives Japanese Naples 2019 half-marathon clean sweep
China's Bujie Duo and Jianhua Peng have been disqualified from the 2019 Summer Universiade men's half-marathon here after receiving refreshments outside of the official zones, violating an International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) competition rule.
Algeria’s Mohamed Belbachir came home to Universiade gold in the men’s 800m and believes a similar slow race could play into his hands if he qualifies for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in Doha later this year and next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Russia's Ekaterina Selezneva added three rhythmic gymnastics gold medals to her all-around title here at the 2019 Summer Universiade.
Transgender weightlifter Hubbard beats home favourites at Samoa 2019 after driving incident revealed
New Zealand transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard clinched two gold medals as weightlifting competition concluded here today, while a dramatic men’s over 109 kilograms event saw Tonga’s Aisake Tuitupou benefit from mistakes from his rivals.
Fiji claimed victories in two of the most hotly anticipated events of the 2019 Pacific Games - the men's and women's rugby sevens.