Norway's Therese Johaug will take a giant step towards securing the overall women's International Ski Federation Cross-Country World Cup title if she enjoys a successful weekend in Trondheim.
Marte Olsbu Røiseland of Norway secured her first individual Biathlon World Championships gold medal with victory in the women's sprint race in Antholz-Anterselva.
Johannes Thingnes Bø anchored Norway to a second consecutive mixed relay gold medal as the International Biathlon Union World Championships opened in Antholz-Anterselva.
Norway made history with their first medal at the Men's European Handball Championship after a comfortable 28-20 win in the bronze medal match over Slovenia in Stockholm.
Holders Spain held off a late charge from Slovenia to book their place in the European Men's Handball Championship final, where they are set to face Croatia following their thrilling win over Norway.
Slovenia completed the semi-final line-up at the European Men's Handball Championship before they even played today after their sole challengers for second place in Group II, Hungary, lost 34-26 to Portugal at Malmö Arena in Sweden.
Norway are through to the semi-finals of the European Men's Handball Championship after a combination of their hard-fought win over Iceland and Hungary's surprise loss at the hands of Group II hosts Sweden.
Norway edged out Japan in an extra end to clinch the mixed team curling gold medal at the Winter Youth Olympic Games in Champéry.
Tiril Eckhoff of Norway's perfect shooting propelled her to a maiden pursuit victory at the International Biathlon World Cup in Hochfilzen.
Norway's Birk Ruud and Johanne Killi claimed victory in their respective men's and women's big air events at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Skiing World Cup in Beijing.
Norway claimed a comfortable 36-25 win over South Korea today to move into first place in Group I of the main round at the International Handball Federation Women's World Championship in Japan.
Norway followed up their win in the men's 4x7.5 kilometres relay by taking victory in the women's 4x6km relay at the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup in Östersund.
Norway claimed the men's 4x7.5 kilometres team relay on the penultimate day of competition at the International Biathlon Union World Cup in Östersund.
Ruka in Finland is set to stage the opening leg of the International Ski Federation Cross-Country World Cup this weekend.
Indonesia's Sri Hartati and Norway's Kjell Egil Bakkelund came out on top in the respective women's 57 kilograms and men's 74kg events as action continued today at the International Powerlifting Federation World Open Championships in Dubai.