Baseball and softball, karate, roller sports, sport climbing and surfing have been recommended for inclusion on the Olympic programme at Tokyo 2020.
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Nigeria were in dominant form as they thrashed Guinea 100-47 in the only game of the Women's AfroBasket in Cameroon's capital Yaounde today.
Britain's tennis players have celebrated a successful showing at the International Federation for Sport for Athletes with an Intellectual Disability (INAS) Global Games in Ecuador.
Scotland sit on top of Group B at the Rugby World Cup in England after surviving a fright against the United States at Leeds' Elland Road ground today.
Iran lead the way in their second round group at the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Men's Asia Championship thanks to a comprehensive 111-56 win over Hong Kong in their opening clash at this stage in the Chinese city of Changsha.
Brazil has announced that its under construction National Paralympic Centre is nearing completion.
Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini are understood to be under investigation by FIFA's in-house ethics committee after the decision to launch criminal proceedings against the organisation's outgoing President.
Eight sports are poised to discover if they will be put forward for inclusion on the Olympic programme at Tokyo 2020 with an announcement due tomorrow (Monday).
Angola maintained their 100 per cent start to the International Basketball Federation's (FIBA) Women's AfroBasket as they continued their bid for a third consecutive title in Cameroon.
Ruben Ruzafa and Flora Duffy raced to glory at the Cross Triathlon World Championships in Sardinia.
Argentina stormed away in the second half to beat Georgia 54-9 at the Rugby World Cup in Gloucester today.
The Danish Paralympic Committee has held its fourth annual National Paralympic Day in Odense, with the aim of discovering more young Para-athletes.
Giant-killing heroes Japan could not back-up their remarkable victory over South Africa as they were well-beaten by Scotland at the Rugby World Cup today.
Palestine caused a shock on the opening day of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Asia Men's Championship as they came from behind to upset the fancied Philippines 75-73 in Group B.
Prosecutors seeking to upgrade six-time Paralympics gold medallist Oscar Pistorius' conviction from culpable homicide to murder have been given a court date of November 3.