Eight countries have been confirmed for the Rio 2016 Paralympic men's football blind five-a-side tournament.
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Twelve sports will be contested at the 2017 Youth Parapan American Games in São Paulo - an increase of two from the last edition of the event in Buenos Aires.
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Double Olympic champion Natalie Geisenberger defended her women's title at the World Luge Championships in Königssee today.
Germany's Eric Frenzel won his second International Ski Federation Nordic Combined World Cup event in as many days to move to the top of the overall standings.
Russia's Pavel Kulizhnikov edged overall 1000 metres leader Kjeld Nuis of The Netherlands to keep the pressure on his rival on day two of the International Skating Union (ISU) World Cup in Stavanger today.
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UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has teamed up with England Netball to provide education classes ahead of this season's opening Netball Superleague (NSL) action this weekend.
A new men's tennis tournament - The Laver Cup - will see the best players from Europe take on the rest of the world.