Tomorrow's penultimate Diamond League meeting of the season in Rome's Stadio Olimpico offers Armand Duplantis and Karsten Warholm one of their last likely opportunities in 2020 of attaining the new world record marks to which they have come so tantalisingly close in recent months.
The chairman of the Philippines House of Representatives Committee on Youth and Sports Development, Eric Martinez, has called the Tokyo 2020 Olympics the best opportunity to win the country's first gold medal and has outlined weightlifting and boxing as two of the nation's strongest sports.
The Italian Baseball Softball Federation (FIBS) has launched the logo for the 2021 European Baseball Championship at a press conference in one of the host cities Turin.
Jérôme Valcke told a Swiss court of his financial difficulties since being sacked from his role as FIFA secretary general during the second day of his television rights corruption trial.
United World Wrestling (UWW) has announced the cancellation of the Under-23 World Championships after the move was approved by its Executive Committee.
The Bulgarian Taekwondo Federation (BTF) is to organise an open-air tournament as they aim to hold safe competition amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Kobe Bryant's childhood home in the suburbs of Philadelphia has gone on the market.
Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka was shocked by a home qualifier while Garbine Muguruza won a hotly anticipated battle between two former Grand Slam champions during a stellar night session of first round action at the Italian Open in Rome.
Britain’s newly established 800 metres champion Daniel Rowden set a personal best of 1min 44.09sec to win a hugely competitive race at the World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting in Zagreb, where local heroine Sandra Perkovic delivered another home discus victory with 64.67 metres.
The Netherlands’ Marianne Vos claimed her 27th stage Giro Rosa win in her career after battling to the line in Terracina.
Olympic champion Laura Ludwig and Margareta Kozuch got their European Beach Volleyball Championships campaign off to a winning start on the opening day of the tournament in Latvia.
Viktor Khristenko has been re-elected for a second term as President of the Russian Golf Association (AGR).
German Bora-Hansgrohe rider Lennard Kämna outwitted a breakaway pack on stage 16 of the Tour de France, winning his first stage of the prestigious cycling race in the process - while Slovenia's yellow jersey leader Primož Roglič maintained his lead.
Britain’s Sir Mo Farah is set to compete in just one event at Tokyo 2020 after confirming he will not defend his 5,000-metre title.
A medal from the first modern Olympic Games at Athens in 1896 has sold for $65,625 (£51,000/€55,375) at auction.