Top seed Kirsty Gilmour of Scotland reached the final of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Russian Open after defeating Iris Wang of the United States in Vladivostok.
The top two seeds in the women's draw were knocked out of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Indonesia Open at the semi-final stage in Jakarta.
Japan topped the final medal table with six golds at the Asian Karate Federation Senior Championship in the Uzbekistan capital of Tashkent – but home karateka Bakhriniso Babaeva produced arguably the most popular result of the day.
Hungary's Kristóf Rasovszky will feature at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Marathon Swim World Series event in Lac Saint-Jean after winning the men's five kilometres open water competition at the World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju last week.
Mexico’s taekwondo squad were sent on their way to the Lima 2019 Pan American Games with the words of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador ringing in their ears.
Tunisia are aiming to win their 10th African Men's Volleyball Championship as they host the event in capital Tunis.
Australian duo Matthew Carter and Maddison Keeney claimed gold at the World Aquatics Championships here in Gwangju despite being put together just a couple of hours before the mixed 3m synchro springboard final had been due to begin.
Kazan and Budapest are among the frontrunners to host the 2025 and 2027 World Aquatics Championships with the International Swimming Federation (FINA) expected to make an announcement tomorrow here in Gwangju.
Tension is mounting among swimmers over controversial star Sun Yang's participation in the World Aquatics Championships here in Gwangju.
A freak early goal handed Algeria a 1-0 victory over Senegal in the final of the Africa Cup of Nations at Cairo International Stadium in Egypt.
Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic earned their second consecutive wins at the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Men's Olympic Qualifying Championships.
Morocco, who are among the favourites to taste success at the inaugural International Basketball Federation AfroCan tournament, got their campaign off to a winning start.
Russia fought back to sink Iran and maintain their winning start to the International Volleyball Federation Men’s Under-21 Championship in Bahraini city Riffa.
Seo Chae-hyun of South Korea sent a warning to her rivals by winning the semi-final at the International Federation of Sport Climbing Lead World Cup in Briançon.
Top seeds Evandro Goncalves Oliveira Junior and Bruno Oscar Schmidt of Brazil cruised into the first knockout round with two victories at the International Volleyball Federation Beach Volleyball World Tour event in Portugal.