Egyptians Doaa Elghobashy and Lamies Nossier booked a Rio 2016 berth for their country as they triumphed in the final of the African Volleyball Confederation (CAVB) Women's Continental Cup in Nigeria.
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Eight-time Olympic medallist Apolo Ohno will be inducted into the US Speed Skating Hall of Fame, it has been announced.
Qatar, Luxembourg and Serbia made history in defeat as round-robin play continued at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship.
Switzerland's Isabelle Forrer and Anouk Vergé-Dépré claimed the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Xiamen Open title by seeing off Austrian rivals today.
Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon will become the new women's world number one after winning a third Badminton World Federation (BWF) Super Series title in a row at the Singapore Open today.
Czech capital Prague will host a leg of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 World Tour for the next four years, it has been announced.
Tatyana McFadden is seeking her fourth straight title in Boston when the inaugural Abbott World Marathon Majors Wheelchair Series begins tomorrow.
Olympic snowboarding medallist Chris Klug was one of seven people to be officially inducted into the US Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame.
Maria Sharapova will miss the French Open due to her ongoing suspension for failing a drugs test.
The Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee (PNGOC) teamed up with the sports of rugby league and cricket to promote a healthy message to school children in the country.
The Barbados Olympic Association (BOA) held a junior community rally to mark International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.
Spain's Pablo Carrera won the men's 10 metre air pistol title with his final shot on the first day of finals at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Rio de Janeiro.
The host nation began the World Rugby Women's Canada Sevens with three victories in Langford today - and they didn't concede a point.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has confirmed that track cycling at Tokyo 2020 will take place in Izu, a city 120 kilometres away from the Japanese capital.