Men’s 400 metres world record holder Wayde van Niekerk claimed the Summer Universiade had helped him achieve international success.
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India will not be represented in table tennis competition at the Naples 2019 Summer Universiade after failing to pay an entry fee.
Brazil’s Maria Carolina Gomes starred on the second day of the World Para Swimming World Series in São Paulo.
Different colour rubbers are set to be used in table tennis after the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games – rather than the traditional red and black.
Russia enjoyed a strong start to the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Eger with the country earning two gold medals.
Britain’s Alice Tai and Reece Dunn were among the winners on the opening day of the World Para Swimming World Series in Glasgow.
Britain’s David Weir and Switzerland’s Marcel Hug will hope to fend off rising American star Daniel Romanchuk in the men’s wheelchair race at the London Marathon on Sunday (April 28).
China are assured of a clean sweep of medals in the women’s singles at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Championships, but men’s top seed Fan Zhendong failed to reach the quarter-finals in Budapest.
Top seeds Naomi Osaka and Petra Kvitova cruised into the quarter-finals of the Stuttgart Open after earning convincing victories.
Multiple world record holder Haile Gebrselassie has heightened his dispute with four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah by alleging the Briton “punched and kicked” a husband and wife at Gebrselassie's hotel.
Vivian Cheruiyot has set her sights on a personal best as the Kenyan prepares to defend her London Marathon title on Sunday (April 28).
Kazakhstan enjoyed further success at the Asian Boxing Confederation Elite Boxing Championships in Bangkok.
Abbott World Marathon Majors announce 1,000 runners to qualify for 2020 Age Group World Championships
Abbott World Marathon Majors (AbbottWMM) has announced 1,000 runners will qualify for places at the Age Group World Championships next year, which will form part of the London Marathon.
Former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) director general David Howman has been criticised for his claim anti-doping is stuck in the past by the director of a WADA-accredited laboratory in Ghent.
AIU to extend blood steroid profiling strategy for Doha 2019 World Athletics Championships following key CAS decision
The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has announced plans to extend its blood steroid profiling strategy ahead of the 2019 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships, following a landmark decision.