Surprise package Belarus earned qualification for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup for the first time today.
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Heats and humidity give way to lightning at World Rowing Under 23 Championships as British and US eights limber up
Heats and humidity continued on day two of the 2019 World Rowing Under 23 Championships, although there was thunder, rain and lightning later at the Nathan Benderson Park regatta course in Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida as the flagship British and home eights limbered up impressively.
Kenya earned a place in the final of the inaugural International Basketball Federation (FIBA) AfroCan tournament in Mali after hammering Morocco 96-66 in the first of today’s semi-finals.
Hosts Tunisia to face Egypt and Cameroon to play Algeria in Men’s African Volleyball Championship semi-finals
Tunisia, aiming to win a 10th Men’s African Volleyball Championship in their capital Tunis, will meet Egypt in the semi-finals at El Menzah Sports Palace tomorrow.
Paula Creamer of the United States holds the lead after the first round of the Evian Championship, the fourth women’s golf major of the year, after shooting a bogey-free, seven-under 64.
Ireland’s Rhasidat Adeleke, already girls’ 100 metres champion, completed a sprint double as she won the girls’ 200m title on the fourth day of the athletics programme at the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival in Baku.
Organisers tested misting sprays and air-conditioned tents at the Tokyo 2020 beach volleyball test event today as they trialled cooling methods in case of severe temperatures at next year’s Games.
Italy has named a team of 11 judoka to compete at their home International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Judo European Championships in Genoa starting tomorrow and finishing on Sunday (July 28).
Kenya earned a dramatic overtime win against Tunisia to move into the semi-finals of the inaugural International Basketball Federation (FIBA) AfroCan tournament in Mali.
Tunisia, aiming to win a 10th Men’s African Volleyball Championship in their capital Tunis, completed a clean sweep of qualifying wins at El Menzah Sports Palace today.
Russia took over from the host nation at the top of the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival medals table after the fourth day of competition in Azerbaijan's capital Baku today.
Belarus follow French shock by beating top seeds Portugal in UEFA qualifier for FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup
Belarus followed up their defeat of European champions France by beating Portugal, the highest-ranked team at the UEFA qualifier in Moscow for this year's FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.
Many of the world’s best riders have converged on Brno, in the Czech Republic, for the Mountain Bike European Championships that start tomorrow and run until Sunday.
Two defending champions ready to tee off at FedEx St Jude Invitational, the new World Golf Championship event
The 2019 WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational, the third of the four events comprising this year’s World Golf Championships, gets under way tomorrow at the TPC Southwind course in Memphis, Tennessee.
Home players Yurika Sakaguchi and Chiyo Suzuki chose a good moment to earn their first place in a main draw at a four or five-star event on the international beach volleyball circuit this season as they progressed from qualifying at the Tokyo Open - a test event for next year’s Tokyo Olympics.