Turkmenistan's capital Ashgabat, asked to host this year's World Weightlifting Championships at short notice, is making "significant progress" towards staging the event from November 1 to 10, it has been claimed.
Defending champions Brazil beat Paraguay today to make it three wins out of three at the 2018 Pan American Men’s Handball Championship in Nuuk in Greenland.
Jinsun Jung has won the men's epee title at the International Fencing Federation (FIE) Asian Championships in Bangkok, bettering his bronze at the same Championships last year.
World champions Croatia have started their International Swimming Federation (FINA) Water Polo World League Super Final campaign with a comfortable win over Kazakhstan in Budapest.
Romelu Lukaku and Harry Kane each scored twice as Belgium and England each enjoyed a winning start to their respective World Cup campaigns in Group G today.
Home favourite Michelle Li is seeded first for this week's Badminton World Federation (BWF) Canada Open in Calgary as the three-time women's singles champion looks to banish the memories of a surprise opening-round exit last year.
The German national football team's honorary captain Phillip Lahm has said the bid team has "many ideas" for bringing fans together if the 2024 European Championships are awarded to the country.
World and Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya will challenge a female classification rule imposed by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), her lawyers said today.
Optus has announced that it will surrender its exclusive streaming of all FIFA World Cup matches in Australia to SBS for two days as they desperately attempt to resolve the problems experienced so far.
Men's compound world number one Stephan Hansen will be among those looking for success when the third stage of the Hyundai Archery World Cup season begins in Salt Lake City tomorrow.
Departing secretary general Svein Romstad has been named an honorary member of the International Luge Federation (FIL).
The Norwegian Ski Federation has established a special training group for women's Nordic combined, which is intended to help prepare athletes for major medal events to come in the future.
The International Racquetball Federation's (IRF) 2018 World Championships have been moved for a second time after the host courts in Colombia were "unexpectedly demolished".
The President of the Spanish Fitness and Bodybuilding Federation (FEFF) and the regional President of the Madrid Association (AMCFF) have both paid a visit to the headquarters of the International Federation of Fitness and Bodybuilding (IFBB).
Australian Canoeing, the national sporting organisation responsible for canoeing, kayaking and other paddle sports in the country, has re-branded as Paddle Australia.