Mu Kanazaki struck two minutes from time to send Kashima Antlers through to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Club World Cup at the expense of Auckland City in Yokohama.
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Double Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva has been appointed as the head of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA).
Olympic champions Serbia made it two victories out of two as European qualification matches in the men's International Swimming Federation (FINA) Water Polo World League continued.
Third seed Lee Dong-keun eased into the second round as the men's singles competition began the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Korea Masters at the Seogwipo Olympic Stadium today.
International Luge Federation (FIL) President Josef Fendt has been awarded the Badge of Honour by the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB).
Tonga taekwondo athlete Pita Taufatofua, who made worldwide headlines after his Opening Ceremony appearance at the Rio 2016 Olympics, has targeted an unlikely appearance at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Games as a cross-country skier.
Eight projects have been declared as winners at the Smart Paris 2024 Awards - and will now play a part in the French capital's bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has expanded its development programme to cover seven World Cup events in the 2017 season.
The fourth International Swimming Association (FINA) World Aquatics Convention will take place in Canadian city Windsor from tomorrow with representatives from all disciplines set to feature.
A full audit of Kenya's spending at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games has been called for after a damning report was studied by the African country's Parliament.
The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) have agreed to pay Patrick Hickey's bail money so he can return home from Brazil, it has been announced.
Top women's seed Saina Nehwal again needed three games to progress at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Macau Open.
Norway's Magnus Carlsen has successfully defended the World Chess Championship after a dramatic day of tiebreak games in New York City.
Cuba Domadores will begin the defence of their World Series of Boxing (WSB) title with a home clash against Caciques de Venezuela, it has been confirmed following today's draw in Geneva.