Francesco Nespeca equalled the world record in the PT3 as Italy earned podium sweeps in two mixed trap standing events at the World Shooting Para Sport Championships in Sydney.
Lost among the spate of bans announced by FIFA in recent weeks was the fact that one of its former, most senior officials was about to return from his own suspension.
Giosue Zilocchi and Danilo Fischetti could face a daunting Rugby World Cup debut after the two props were called up to Italy's squad for their final pool match against defending champions New Zealand.
Germany and Italy won the men's and women's team titles, respectively, as action continued at the European Field Archery Championships in Slovenia.
Rugby World Cup 2019 is going out of this world, quite literally, with a broadcast in space.
Italy beat Turkey in straight sets to complete the quarter-final line-up at the Men's European Volleyball Championship.
Israel took a giant step towards securing a place at Tokyo 2020, after stunning hosts Italy at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Africa/Europe qualification event.
The Netherlands secured their third consecutive European Baseball Championship title as they eased to a 5-1 victory over Italy in the final in Germany.
The United States won gold for the first time at the International Volleyball Federation Girls’ Under-18 World Championships as they defeated Italy in a thrilling five-set final at Ismailia in Egypt.
Defending champions the Netherlands will take on Italy in the gold-medal match at the European Baseball Championship after both sides came through their semi-finals in Germany.
Italy beat hosts Germany this evening to secure their place in the semi-finals of the European Baseball Championship.
Paralympic champion Zanardi among Italy's four gold medallists at UCI Para-cycling Road World Championships
Alessandro Zanardi was one of Italy's four gold medallists as time trial action concluded at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-cycling Road World Championships in Emmen.
Brazil, China, Italy and United States all advanced to the semi-finals as action resumed at the International Volleyball Federation Girls' Under-18 World Championship in Egypt.
Italy made it five wins from five to top Group B as Britain's elimination from the European Baseball Championship was confirmed in Germany.