World number one Ashleigh Barty battled to a three-set victory in the second round of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Madrid Open.
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Russian Draughts Federation (DFR) President Anatoly Nikitin has called for the World Draughts Federation (FMJD) to conduct an internal investigation into the flag controversy at the Women's World Draughts Championships.
Lydia Nsekera has been re-elected unanimously as President of the Burundi National Olympic Committee (BNOC).
Marc Soler broke clear on the final climb to win the third stage of the Tour de Romandie to assume the overall race lead.
Members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation have reportedly shown their support to Beijing 2022 on a visit to the Chinese city ahead of the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) has requested information on procedures implemented by the Jordan Boxing Federation around the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Youth World Boxing Championships, following the death of Rashid Al-Swaisat.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has published the full order made by its independent tribunal, disputing ITTF President Thomas Weikert’s claim that he has a constitutional right to remove Mohamed Al-Mohannadi and appoint a new Deputy President.
The World Draughts Federation (FMJD) says it removed a Russian flag from the playing area mid-game during the Women's World Draughts Championships to avoid facing a potential sanction from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
South Korea has begun vaccinating athletes against COVID-19 in the build-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Germany have been cleared to compete at the World Women’s Curling Championships after further investigation and COVID-19 testing, but will play with three players due to the "extenuating circumstances".
Special Olympics Europe Eurasia (SOEE) and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) have signed a partnership which aims to increase media coverage of athletes with intellectual disabilities to a global audience.
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto has acknowledged the Olympic and Paralympic Games may be held behind closed doors as organisers seek to ease concerns over hosting the multi-sport event.
Italy’s Sonny Colbrelli earned his first victory of 2021 after surviving the climbs on the second stage of the Tour de Romandie to triumph in a reduced sprint finish.
Competition is set to begin tomorrow at the World Women’s Curling Championships in Alberta after approval was granted by medical officials amid a COVID-19 scare.