Eight athletes have been cleared to represent new countries in the two months since the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Council approved new transfer of allegiance rules, the governing body has revealed.
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The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) is back in China for the next event on its 2018-2019 beach volleyball World Tour calendar, the inaugural Yangzhou Open.
Palestinian cyclist Alaa Al Daly, who lost a leg in April after being shot by Israeli forces at the Gaza border, missed his chance to compete in the individual time trial at the Asian Para Games after failing to get the necessary permit to travel to the event.
Maximiliano Richeze of Quick-Step Floors won the first stage of the 54th Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey today as his team-mate Fernando Gaviria crashed out in the closing kilometres.
Belarussian sambo athletes have taken part in a photo-shoot with cats to mark World Animal Day.
European Olympic Committees (EOC) President Janez Kocijančič held a meeting with the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Tibor Navracsics in Belgrade, during the European Week of Sport (EWoS).
France Football, in partnership with French national newspaper L’Equipe, have released the shortlists for the 63rd Ballon d'Or, Women's Ballon d'Or and the Trophée Kopa, which is awarded to the world's best player under the age of 21.
FIH "investigating solutions" after deal for Pakistan to play home matches in Scotland falls through
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) said they are "investigating solutions" after the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) failed to reach an agreement on playing "home" matches in Scotland.
British Judo have named a team of eight athletes, including five Paralympians, for the 2018 International Blind Sports Association (IBSA) World Judo Championships in Odivelas in Portugal.
The South Korean Luge Federation have hired Russia's Oleg Demchenko has their new head coach.
The Krasnoyarsk 2019 Main Operations Centre (MOC) began working this week to test its operations, during an international student ice hockey tournament.
Portugal's Ricardo Pinto and Italy's Silvia Stibiji top the standings in the senior men's and women's solo dance events respectively at the Artistic Skating World Championships in Mouilleron-Le-Captif in France.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) have released the game schedule for the 2018 Under-23 Baseball World Cup in Colombia.
Japan topped the standings in four different events today at the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Cheerleading Championships in Lodz in Poland.
Iran’s Abdolreza Tavasolikhah, winner of the gold medal in the Pt1 trap mixed standing event last year at the Para Shooting World Cup in Lonato, finished way down in 13th after day one of the inaugural Para-trap World Championships at the same venue today.