Plenty of players will fancy themselves as unlikely contenders for titles in the absence of the dominant Chinese at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Hungarian Open in Budapest.
Home Olympic champion Carolina Marin will be the top draw at the Badminton World Federation Barcelona Spain Masters, which begin tomorrow.
Germany won the first leg of the inaugural men's World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series in Chile.
Canada successfully defended both titles on finals day at the Badminton Pan Am Male and Female Cup in Salvador.
The Netherlands' men's team won their second penalty shoot-out in two days against hosts Argentina in the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Pro League.
Chamizo wins battle of the champions as Russia take two golds on final day of European Wrestling Championships
In a battle of two world champions, Frank Chamizo got the better of Magomedrasul Gazimagomedov on the final day of the European Wrestling Championships in Rome.
Georges Paul and Kate Foo Kune of Mauritius took the men's and women's singles titles at badminton's All Africa Individual Championships in the Egyptian capital Cairo.
Double delight for Denmark as they take men's and women's titles at European Team Badminton Championships
Denmark, the top seeds in both the men's and women's competitions, secured both titles on the final day of the European Team Badminton Championships at Lievin in France.
The United States women won two gold medals on the final day of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving Grand Prix at the Centro Deportivo M86 in Madrid in Spain.
A mass brawl which left four people hospitalised forced the abandonment of the England Boxing National Youth Championships in Coventry.
Spanish kata stars Damian Quintero and Sandra Sanchez opted to use different routines but achieved familiar results as the duo claimed gold medals at the Karate 1-Premier League in Dubai.
China’s Zhu Xueying and Gao Lei clinched victories at the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Trampoline World Cup competition in Baku.
The United States won the opening leg of the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Jumping Nations Cup despite a close challenge from Britain in their home event at Deeridge Farms in Wellington in Florida.
British Athletics have renewed their partnership with dairy company Müller ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, extending their agreement through to 2022.
Details of a progressive proposal to give athletes at least one vote on the Executive Board, and the right of veto over decisions that directly impact them, were revealed at an International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) “think tank” meeting in Tashkent in Uzbekistan.