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.
Australian Canoeing, the national sporting organisation responsible for canoeing, kayaking and other paddle sports in the country, has re-branded as Paddle Australia.
The Central Board of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has signed off on changes being made to the sport's official rules, which it hopes will help make the game more spectacular, free-flowing and fluid.
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has today set out what it describes as further key details to address "mis-information" about the governance of stand-up paddle (SUP).
New Zealand has named a team of four wrestlers for the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games.
Mexico won the women’s duet free and team free combination events on the final day of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Artistic Swimming World Series event on Syros Island in Greece, increasing their total number of victories to seven.