China’s Xin Xin secured her place in the women’s marathon swimming race at Rio 2016 after winning the final International Swimming Federation (FINA) Olympic Games qualifier in Portuguese city Setúbal.
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World number one Lydia Ko leads by one shot going into the final round of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship as she looks to secure a third consecutive major title.
Hosts United States and title holders Iran both made unbeaten starts to their United World Wrestling (UWW) Freestyle World Cup campaigns, picking up two Group B victories each on the opening day of action at The Forum in Los Angeles.
Seventeen-year-old Yuto Kizukuri of Japan recorded a shock victory over number three seed Antoine Hachard to progress to the semi-finals of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Australian Open at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre.
Polish shot putter Bartosz Tyszkowski was one of four athletes to break a world record on the opening day of action at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships in Italian city Grosseto.
Beijing 2008 gold medallist Matt Skelhon headlines Great Britain’s 10-strong shooting team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
A replica Olympic Torch given to the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Olympic Committee (SVGOC) is being taken to students and young athletes around the island country as part of the body's efforts to promote its participation at Rio 2016.
Querétaro is set to play host to the fourth Pan American Para-Taekwondo Championships tomorrow as 31 athletes from 15 countries descend on the Mexican state.
Ivan Todorov has been elected President of the Serbian Judo Federation (SJF) for the fifth consecutive time.
Budapest 2024 has teamed up with Hungarian national television to create a football fan zone for the 2016 UEFA European Championship in the city’s most popular urban green space, Erzsébet Square.
Defending champions Germany fought back from 3-1 down against India to claim a point on the opening day of the men’s International Hockey Federation (FIH) Champions Trophy at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.
Mexico’s Juan Virgen and Lombardo Ontiveros won both of their matches today at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Major Series event in Hamburg to ensure their country will be represented by both a beach volleyball and volleyball team at an Olympic Games for the first time in history.
South Korea’s Mirim Lee shot a two-under 69 to join first-round pacesetter Brooke Henderson at the top of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship leaderboard on two-under-par.
Teenager Chao Jiaming delighted the home crowd at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Australian Open by upsetting number 13 seed Lin Po-Hsuan at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre.