Ten goals from Elena Mikhaylichenko helped Russia retain their Women's Youth World Handball Championship title in Poland as the defending champions beat Hungary 29-27 in the final.
Greece secured the International Swimming Federation Men's Youth World Water Polo Championships title by beating Spain in the final in Hungary today.
Israel’s Linoy Ashram celebrated overall victory at the International Gymnastics Federation World Challenge Cup in Minsk.
The International Teqball Federation (FITEQ) has been officially recognised by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) at the governing body’s General Assembly here.
Slovenia’s Matej Mohorič secured the overall victory at the BinckBank Tour, despite Australia's Michael Matthews winning the final stage of the race.
China’s Xu Xin and Ding Ning won the respective men’s and women’s singles titles today at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Bulgaria Open event in Panagyurishte.
As was widely expected, the GBK Aquatics Centre played host to a battle between China and Japan on the opening day of the swimming at the Asian Games, with China coming off just the better.
Brazil’s Agatha Bednarczuk and Eduarda “Duda” Lisboa won $150,000 (£118,000/€132,000) - the biggest purse in beach volleyball history - as they defeated the Czech Republic’s Barbora Hermannová and Markéta Sluková in the women’s gold medal match at the Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals in Hamburg.
Uganda and Zimbabwe have earned places at next year’s Netball World Cup in Liverpool after coming out on top in the African Regional Qualifier held in Zambia.
United States Ski and Snowboard (USS) have announced the Waterville Valley Resort will provide the venue for their Alpine Championships in 2019 and 2021.
The Irish Bobsleigh and Skeleton Association have begun their search for future athletes with trials scheduled to be held in Dublin on Thursday (August 23).
Two-time Olympian Jayson Terdiman will help play a leading role when USA Luge's latest slider search event takes place in his home town in Berwick in Pennsylvania at an event organised by his mother next month.
Two key officials from GB Taekwondo visited the offices of World Taekwondo Europe (WTE) to discuss the sport in Britain.
Norway's Mol and Sorum secure men's gold and record prize at FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals
Norway's Anders Mol and Christian Sorum won $150,000 (£118,000/€132,000) - the biggest purse in beach volleyball history - as they defeated Poland's Michal Bryl and Grzegorz Fijalek in the men's gold medal match at the Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals in Hamburg.
As the Pan American Archery Championships in Medellín in Colombia prepared itself for a concluding day of gold medal matches, including the women’s recurve final between Mexico’s Alejandra Valencia and Mackenzie Brown of the United States, numerous other titles were settled today.