Damian Quintero produced the upset of the day at the Karate 1-Premier League in Dubai as he defeated Ryo Kiyuna of Japan, the man who beat him to the gold medal two years ago in the last World Championship final, to earn his third kata victory at this event.
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Soufiane El Bakkali and Carla Salomé Rocha lived up to expectations at the Almond Blossom Cross Country, winning the senior races at the International Association of Athletics Federations Cross Country Permit Meeting in Albufeira.
World Chess Federation facing financial checkmate as Swiss bank loses patience with US-blacklisted President
The World Chess Federation (FIDE) is in financial crisis because of the continuing presence of its President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov on the blacklist of the United States Treasury Department.
Kenya’s world 800 metres bronze medalilst Kipyegon Bett will need a wild card if he is to compete at the Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast after dropping out of the national trials at Kasarani because of a reported toe injury.
English FA agrees to raise human rights and homophobia issues with Qatar after signing Memorandum of Understanding
England's Football Association will raise human rights abuses and homophobia issues with the Qatar FA after signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the controversial hosts of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Para snowboard world champion Matti Suur-Hamari is one of main medal hopes in Finland’s team for next month's Winter Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.
A total of 14 nations will gather for the International Fistball Association (IFA) 2018 Women’s World Championship in Austria, making it the biggest World Championship in the sport's history.
Japan’s success at the Asian Track Cycling Championships in Kuala Lumpur continued today as their riders won two more golds on the third day of competition thanks to Hashimoto Hashimoto in the men’s omnium, and Tomohiro Fukaya in the men’s 1km time trial.
This weekend’s British Athletics Indoor Championships in Arena Birmingham has highlighted Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign to promote equality in sport.
Poland lead the medals table with one gold and one bronze following the first day of competition at the ninth World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai.
Damian Quintero, who has taken silver and bronze medals in the two big events so far this year, will go for gold in tomorrow’s final day of the Karate 1-Premier League in Dubai.
British basketball player Temi Fagbenle has accused Government funding agencies Sport England and UK Sport of ignoring basketball at the expense of "obscure" middle-class sports not played by youngsters from ethnically diverse or poorer backgrounds, highlighting Olympic events such as modern pentathlon and skeleton.
Morocco’s world 3,000 metres steeplechase silver medallist Soufiane El Bakkali starts as favourite in tomorrow’s Almond Blossom Cross Country in Albufeira, which will bring to a close the 2017-2018 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Cross Country Permit series.
Sebastian Coe, the International Association of Athletics Federation President, has agreed to meet his disgraced predecessor Lamine Diack - who has been charged with corruption and money laundering - in order to help the ongoing French police investigation.