Abderrahman Samba of Qatar produced the outstanding performance in Shanghai today, in the second of the season’s International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League meetings, as he held off the huge talent of United States runner Rai Benjamin to win the 400 metres hurdles in 47.27sec - his second fastest time.
Yuxi Chen claimed gold in the women’s 10 metres platform final at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series in London.
Rafael Nadal avenged his Madrid Open defeat to Stefanos Tsitsipas as Czech Republic's Karolína Plíšková set up a meeting with Britain's Johanna Konta in the women's final at the Italian Open.
Olympic champion Park Sang-young claimed another major victory as he beat Russian Nikita Glazkov to win the Men's Épée World Cup in Paris.
Reigning Olympic champion Giles Scott sealed victory at the Finn European Championships in Greece's capital Athens.
Russia secured the team title with another dominant performance as the first medals were awarded at the Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships in Baku.
RS:X could be dropped as Olympic windsurfing equipment at Paris 2024 after committee rejects board recommendation
RS:X could be dropped as the equipment for the windsurfing events at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games after the World Sailing Equipment Committee rejected a recommendation made by the Board of Directors.
Australia’s Caleb Ewan emerged the winner of a bunch sprint on the eighth stage of the Giro d’Italia in Pesaro.
GB Taekwondo held a gender equality breakfast in collaboration with UK Sport during the World Championships here to encourage an increase of female representation in coaching, administration and media.
Dutch star Mathieu van der Poel and world champion Kate Courtney claimed short track wins as the International Cycling Union Mountain Bike World Cup season began in Albstadt.
Argentina's women continued their impressive run of form in the International Hockey Federation Pro League as they beat Britain in a shootout in London.
Defending champion Richard Kruse will face China’s Wu Zhuosheng in his opening bout at the International Fencing Federation Foil Grand Prix series in Shanghai.
World Sailing has vowed to bring greater stability to the Youth World Championships and has begun to research the challenges the event has faced in recent years.
By Nancy Gillen in Manchester
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has unveiled the draw for this year's Under-18 Baseball World Cup.