Israel's Noy Drihan has retained her lead in the women's overall standings after a consistent performance today at the RS:X World Championships in Sorrento in Australia.
Australia has named its sailors for the 49er and 49erFX competitions at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Marit Bouwmeester opened up a 24-point lead at the top as gold fleet racing began at the Laser Radial Women's World Championship in Melbourne today.
Holders Australia and world number one side Japan both recorded big victories as super round matches began today at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Under-18 Men's Softball World Cup.
Denmark's Jakob Larsen has been appointed director of competition and events at World Athletics.
Reviewing the international match calendar and reducing the disparity between different regions in the world are among the key aims in FIFA's new action plan.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has called further emergency meetings with the representatives of Member Associations and its leagues from both the East and West Regions next week as the continental governing body continues in its attempts to manage the worldwide impact of the coronavirus outbreak.
Italian golfers Lorenzo Gagli and Edoardo Molinari have begun play at the Oman Open today after being quarantined in the country due to coronavirus fears.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has confirmed that next month’s German Open in Mülheim an der Ruhr has been postponed due to restrictions in place over the coronavirus outbreak.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has cancelled its European Continental Forum in Italy on Saturday (February 29) because of the coronavirus outbreak in the country.
The 2021 edition of the World Baseball Classic will take place across the United States, Japan and Taiwan, it has been confirmed.
Gold and world record for Netherlands in men's team sprint on opening day of World Track Cycling Championships
The Netherlands twice set a new world record on their way to winning the men's team sprint on the opening day of the World Track Cycling Championships.
Egypt's Dina Meshref secured her fourth consecutive women's singles title at the International Table Tennis Federation Africa Top 16 Cup with victory over Nigerian Offiong Edem in Tunis.
Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has today announced her retirement from tennis at the age of 32.
Reigning Youth Olympic champion Salma Abdelmaksoud topped the women's qualification standings in front of a home crowd as action began today at the International Modern Pentathlon Union World Cup in Cairo.