The first International Development Programme initiative of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) has taken place in The Netherlands, marking the start of the journey to improve developing nations in the sport across Europe prior to the global showpiece in England.
The Netherlands won the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation European Division B Championships in Lahti.
The Netherlands knocked Britain off the top of the podium for the first time at European, world and Paralympic championship level as they won the Para dressage team competition at the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) World Equestrian Games in Tyron.
The Netherlands beat first-time finalists Britain 56-40 to secure the women's Wheelchair Basketball World Championships title at the Inselpark Arena in Hamburg.
French riders will be the leading contenders once more when the BMX cycling competition at the 2018 European Championships gets underway at Knightswood Park here tomorrow.
Fenna Kalma scored twice as The Netherlands booked their place in the quarter-finals of the FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup with a 4-0 win over Ghana in France.
Ireland have climbed into the top 10 on the latest International Hockey Federation (FIH) women's world rankings as The Netherlands retained top spot following their World Cup triumph.
Ireland's glorious progress to the Women's Hockey World Cup final in London ended in defeat as The Netherlands were ruthless in defence of their title, winning 6-0.
Holders Netherlands too strong for England as Ireland make it to first Women’s Hockey World Cup semi-final
England’s progress at their home Women’s Hockey World Cup in London came to an honourable but predictable end as they were beaten 2-0 in their quarter-final by the defending champions, The Netherlands on a day when Ireland reached their first ever semi-final in beating India on penalties.
Defending champions The Netherlands broke the record for the biggest win at a Women's Hockey World Cup as they continued their rich vein of scoring form in a 12-1 demolition of Italy here today.
Defending champions The Netherlands continued their impressive start at the Women's Hockey World Cup as Italy guaranteed a place in the play-off round in England.
The Netherlands, runners-up in the women’s European Water Polo Championships on the last two occasions, took a step to the top of the podium with a dramatic 6-4 win in their final against Greece.
The Netherlands made an impressive start to the defence of their title as they thrashed South Korea at the Women's Hockey World Cup in London.
Johnny Pals finished with a clear round in the four-way jump-off to secure victory for The Netherlands at the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Jumping Nations Cup event in Falsterbo in Sweden.
The Netherlands won the Under-21 World Korfball Championships in Budapest after defeating rivals Belgium in the final.