France’s Penelope Leprevost emerged victorious with Flora de Mariposa on the opening leg of the 2015-2016 International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Jumping Western European League in Oslo.
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China’s Ma Long moved a step closer to achieving a Grand Slam of major titles after cruising to victory at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Liebherr World Cup in Swedish city Halmstad.
Australia and Argentina reach Rugby World Cup semi-finals to rubber stamp Southern Hemisphere dominance
Australia and Argentina triumphed at the expense of Scotland and Ireland respectively in today’s Rugby World Cup quarter-finals meaning there will not be any Northern Hemisphere teams contesting the penultimate stage of the competition for the first time in history.
China claimed nine out of the 10 gold medals available at the seventh leg of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving Grand Prix in Singapore with only Great Britain’s Lois Toulson preventing a clean sweep.
Top seed Ma Long of China booked his place in the semi-finals of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Liebherr World Cup in the Swedish city Halmstad, overcoming Portugal’s Marcos Freitas in straight games.
Great Britain’s Greg Rutherford and The Netherlands’ Dafne Schippers have been crowned the men’s and women’s European athletes of the year respectively at the annual Golden Tracks awards in Lausanne.
Australia’s Mat Belcher and Will Ryan finished fourth in the double-points medal race to complete the successful defence of their men’s title at the 2015 International Sailing Federation (ISAF) 470 World Championship in Haifa Bay, Israel.
Hosts India were the dominant force at the 2015 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in Pune, claiming a total of seven gold medals across the men’s and women’s categories.
Hellenic Olympic Committee (HOC) President Spyros Capralos was among those in attendance as the Olympic Champions Associations of Greece and Georgia signed a Memorandum of Cooperation at HOC headquarters in Athens.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu labelled the 2015 World Boxing Championships as the "best ever" after they came to a close here in Qatar’s capital.
Cuba’s Lazaro Alvarez and Julio La Cruz both retained their titles on the final day of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) World Championships here as their country finished top of the medal standings with a total of four golds.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu has today reiterated the importance of education in protecting boxers' health, during a specialised medical conference on orofacial boxing injuries here in Qatar’s capital.
Wheelchair racing legend Chantal Petitclerc headlines a group of seven individuals named as the Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame's inductees for 2015, who will be officially celebrated at a Gala next month in Ottawa.
The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has announced the five male and five female nominees for its 2015 World Sailor of the Year Awards.
Cuba’s Julio La Cruz has been crowned the male boxer of the year at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) annual awards here in Qatar’s capital.