Justin Thomas holds a one-shot lead after the first round of the US Open at Winged Foot Golf Club in New York State.
Number three seed Sofia Kenin could not win a single game as she crashed out of the Italian Open, thrashed by US Open runner-up Victoria Azarenka.
Poland’s Michal Kwiatkowski and Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz gave Ineos Grenadiers a one-two finish on stage 18 of the Tour de France at la Roche-sur-Foron.
Armand Duplantis, who began this troubled season with two pole vault world records, will end it with the additional distinction of producing a world-best clearance outdoors as he achieved 6.15 metres at tonight’s penultimate Diamond League meeting in Rome.
Inclement weather meant no matches could be played at the European Beach Volleyball Championships in Latvia today.
Giro Rosa leader Annemiek van Vleuten is out of the race after breaking her wrist in a crash during the seventh stage in Italy.
Former Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) President Valentin Balakhnichev has said he will appeal against a three-year prison sentence after he was among the officials found guilty in France yesterday at the conclusion of a long-running investigation into corruption in athletics.
Expulsion of Iran leads World Players Association's demands of sporting world after Afkari execution
World Players Association executive director Brendan Schwab has outlined five commitments the pressure group wants the sporting world to make following the execution of wrestler Navid Afkari in Iran.
Czech pair Vít Přindiš and Amálie Hilgertová will aim to defend their titles as the Canoe Slalom European Championships begin in Prague tomorrow.
Bahrain’s Hassan Chani is set to be stripped of the gold medal he won in the 10,000 metres at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta after being banned by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) for doping.
The Fed Cup has been renamed the Billie Jean King Cup in a bid to "secure her legacy" and create a "stronger global identify" for the competition.
The Croatian Karate Union has staged a national event for more than 600 competitors, under coronavirus restrictions in the Medjimurje region.
Canoeing Olympians past and present gathered at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium today to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Sydney 2000.
The Asian Boxing Confederation's (ASBC) Referees and Judges Commission will hold a web seminar to help educate officials, in a bid to combat the reduction in activity caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
World Sailing has announced that Mount Gay, the world's oldest rum distillery, has agreed a deal to become its official eSailing partner.