Irina Camelia Begu and Monica Niculescu won the doubles deciding rubber as Romania stunned defending champions the Czech Republic to reach their first Fed Cup semi-final in Ostrava.
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A member of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) taskforce has openly criticised the decision to conditionally lift the suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC).
Amelie Wenger-Reymond of Switzerland sealed her second victory in as many days as she won today's parallel sprint race at the International Ski Federation Telemark World Cup in Bad Hindelang.
Japan's Sara Takanashi ended Olympic champion Maren Lundby's run of dominance as she won today's individual event at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup in Ljubno.
Wüst and Krol secure gold as Dutch dominate final day at ISU World Single Distances Speed Skating Championships
Dutch star Ireen Wüst secured her fourth 1,500 metres title as compatriot Thomas Krol clinched his first gold medal on the final day of the International Skating Union World Single Distances Speed Skating Championships in Inzell.
Heavy winds forced the cancellation of the first mixed team snowboard cross event at an International Ski Federation Snowboard World Cup in Feldberg in Germany.
Sweden and Norway triumphed in the women's and men's classic team sprint events respectively as action concluded at the International Ski Federation Cross-Country World Cup in Lahti.
A bitter row between the International Boxing Association (AIBA) leadership and Serik Konakbayev has deepened after the worldwide governing body claimed the Kazak had "set out to destroy" evidence from his period as President of the Asian Boxing Confederation (ASBC).
The International World Games Association (IWGA) Executive Committee has claimed it is "satisfied" with the progress made by organisers of the 2021 event in Birmingham as the body revealed it expects to name a host city for the 2025 edition in May.
Top seeds Abhinav Manota of New Zealand and Australia's Wendy Chen Hsuan-yu will aim to retain their men's and women's singles titles when the Oceania Badminton Championships take place in Melbourne this week.
Australia's men and women overcame Germany in contrasting fashion as the European nation's International Hockey Federation Pro League campaigns began with defeat in Hobart.
FIFA has moved its annual flagship awards ceremony from Milan to London as the governing body confirmed this year's event would be held at the Italian city's Teatro alla Scala.
AIBA accuse IOC of failing to protect athletes as announce will launch qualifying process for Tokyo 2020
Members of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Executive Committee criticised a decision to freeze planning for the sport at Tokyo 2020 as the organisation announced it had begun planning the qualification process anyway for the Games in the Japanese capital.
Steve Wijler of The Netherlands fought back to beat American Brady Ellison in a shoot-off for the men's recurve title at the Indoor Archery World Series final in Las Vegas.
Estonian Kelly Sildaru became the youngest freeski halfpipe world champion in history as she claimed gold with a superb display at the International Ski Federation Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships in Utah.