Triple Olympic champion Felix Loch claimed the men's sprint title as Germany won six medals on the opening day of the Luge World Championships on their home track in Königssee.
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Bulgaria's weightlifters remain banned from competing at this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro following a decision announced by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) today.
Three Japanese climbers have attended a publicity event as the sport continues its bid for exposure ahead of possible inclusion at Tokyo 2020.
Balázs Fürjes, chairman of Budapest's bid for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, believes that the Hungarian capital's chosen venues would lead to "truly accessible" editions of both Games.
Javier Fernandez is gunning for a fourth straight title at the International Skating Union (ISU) European Figure Skating Championships, which will get underway in Bratislava tomorrow (January 27).
UK Sport believe that Great Britain's ambitious target to improve on their London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic performance in Rio de Janeiro this summer is "within sight".
India saw off fierce cricketing rivals Pakistan by 45-runs to win the Twenty20 Asia Blind Cup final on home soil in Kochi.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven has urged Beijing to improve on the success of 2008 when the Chinese capital hosts the Winter Paralympics in 2022.
A six-month prison sentence handed to Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah has been overturned by the Court of Appeal in his native Kuwait, according to reports in the Gulf country.
Organisers of the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics are set to unveil their logo next month.
Eight athletes and a coach have been banned for doping in Russia, it has been announced.
Tie Yana banished the memories of a first round exit last year to take women's singles glory at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Tour Hungarian Open today.
Germany's Fabian Rießle claimed the second International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic Combined World Cup win of his career after edging out compatriot Eric Frenzel in Chaux-Neuve in France.
The Belgian Olympic Committee (BOC) has selected nine athletes for the Winter Youth Olympic Games which will be held in Lillehammer next month.
Lindsey Vonn hailed an "incredible" weekend after she made it two wins out of two at the International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup in Cortina d'Ampezzo.