Judd Trump and Neil Robertson, the top two seeds, are both trailing after the first day of the World Snooker Championship quarter-finals at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.
Hamilton Mayor throws doubt over 2026 Commonwealth Games bid after warning it will not be bound by CGF deadline
Hamilton Mayor Fred Eisenberger has warned the Canadian city will work to "its own timelines" in deciding whether to formally support a bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games.
Sweden's Daniel Stahl is set to line up against his predecessor as world champion, Andrius Gudzius, in the men's discus in one of the most mouth-watering events of the Paavo Nurmi Games in Turku in Finland.
Płock has hosted the inaugural Polish Beach Teqball Championships as the sport continues to develop in the country.
The Hungarian Olympic Committee (MOB) has launched a new athlete and fan lifestyle brand.
A group of British athletes have called for changes to the International Blind Sport Federation's (IBSA) "discriminatory" classification rules, which prevent athletes in the B4 category from competing at events.
The organisers of the Chengdu 2021 International University Sports Federation (FISU) Summer World University Games has unveiled new partnerships, this time in the city of Guangzhou.
Canadian karateka Kate Campbell has said she sees the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as an advantage and welcomed the additional preparation time resulting from the one-year delay to the event.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Board of Governors has asked its sports and divisions to safeguard student-athlete well-being through its scholarships and eligibility criteria before August 21.
A new Anti-Doping Commission (ADC) is to be established by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) after the organisation dismissed previous members of the body and axed its Clean Sport Commission.
The Zimbabwe Olympic Committee (ZOC) has agreed to stray from its constitution so elections can go ahead next year.
The Brazilian Paralympic Committee (CPB) has announced two training courses for athletics referees.
The Korea Sambo Federation (KSF) has decided to host its National Championships this year separately for each weight class, due to the ongoing threat from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bill Babcock, the director of the Board which represents all four Grand Slam tennis tournaments, is retiring at the end of this year.
Wheelchair Rugby Australia has paid tribute to highly-respected official Quentin Fleischfresser after his death at the age of 41.