Costa Rica and Uruguay have become full-time members of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS), it has been announced.
The Uruguayan Olympic Committee (COU) held an awards ceremony to honour the country's best athletes of the year.
Uruguay were named as International Swimming Federation (FINA) World Men's Water Polo Development Trophy champions after finalists Malta and Iran were both thrown out of the tournament following ugly scenes in Gzira.
Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay have announced a joint candidacy to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup, following a meeting in Buenos Aires.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Lima, due to open on Wednesday (September 13), is the third time the "Olympic family" has met in South America in the last four years but in truth it is really making up for lost time.
The United States have qualified for the International Basketball Federation AmeriCup semi-finals with a perfect record after beating the Dominican Republic in Montevideo today.
England were crowned winners of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup for the first time as they overcame Venezuela 1-0 in a thrilling final at the Suwon World Cup Stadium in South Korea.
England and Venezuela are both through to the final of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup for the first time ever after beating Italy and Uruguay in their respective last-four encounters in South Korea today.
Venezuela and Uruguay both secured their places in the semi-finals of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup with narrow victories in South Korea today.
Shemmy Mayembe's extra-time winner sent Zambia through to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup for the first time as they stunned Germany 4-3 in a thrilling encounter at the Jeju World Cup Stadium.
Zambia have made it through to the last 16 of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup in South Korea after coming from two goals down to beat Iran 4-2 today.
The official logo for this year’s International Basketball Federation (FIBA) AmeriCup has been revealed.
International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Americas has announced that Argentina, Colombia and Uruguay will jointly host the FIBA AmeriCup 2017.
The Uruguayan Olympic Committee (COU) has signed an agreement with recruitment and staffing company Adecco.
Bolivia, Cambodia, Rwanda, and Uruguay have been accepted as members of the World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF).