Nine-times major winner Gary Player has been named captain of the South African teams for next year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the South African Golf Association (SAGA) has announced.
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Italy’s Camilla Lontano and Valerio Grasselli combined to win the first gold medal of the 2015 Modern Pentathlon European Championships as the pair claimed victory in the mixed relay event at the University of Bath in Britain.
Indian city Raipur, located in the state of Chhattisgarh, will stage the 2015 men’s Hockey World League Final, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced.
World Rugby have announced Heathrow Airport as an official tournament provider to the 2015 Rugby World Cup, due to take place in England from September 18 to October 31.
Moldovan Prime Minister pledges to promote taekwondo nationwide following meeting with WTF President
Moldova’s Prime Minister Valeriu Streleț has met with the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) President Chungwon Choue in their capital city of Chișinău, where he pledged to promote taekwondo across his nation.
United States earn comfortable victory over Japan to win Under-19 Junior Women's Softball World Championships
The United States beat Japan in the final of the Under-19 Junior Women's Softball World Championships in front of their home crowd at the ASA Hall of Fame Complex in Oklahoma City.
A new website has been launched by the International Judo Federation (IJF) solely dedicated to the IJF Academy, with 150 students currently using the website to study online.
Canada come from behind to beat arch-rivals America to claim Parapan American Games wheelchair rugby gold
Canada’s wheelchair rugby team came from behind to defeat arch-rivals the United States in the Parapan American Games gold medal match, victory also securing them a place at the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
Australia’s Jason Day and Matt Jones share the US PGA Championship lead at Whistling Straits golf course in Wisconsin but the pair are among several players still waiting to complete their round after a storm stopped play.
Scotland have announced they are bidding to host the 2019 edition of the Solheim Cup at The Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire as they look to continue to stage the world’s biggest golf events in the country.
Dallas and Houston have been announced as the hosts of next year's Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship, with the top two teams in the eight-strong tournament set to advance to Rio 2016.
England legend helps launch tournament ball into space as countdown to 2015 Rugby World Cup continues
A 2015 Rugby World Cup ball has been launched into space as part of the countdown to the tournament due to start at Twickenham Stadium in England on September 18.
South Africa’s Lawrence Brittain has been announced as one of six finalists for the 2015 Parmigiani Spirit Award, which seeks to reward a university rower who has demonstrated the core values of rowing in his or her social academic and sporting lives.
The International Basketball Association (FIBA) has officially opened its new regional office for Oceania in the Gold Coast, Australia.
America's Dustin Johnson has a one shot lead at the US PGA Championship after carding a six-under-par opening round at Whistling Straits golf course in Wisconsin, the third consecutive major he has led at the end of the first day.