India's Mary Kom won the women's light flyweight final to become the first female boxer to claim six gold medals at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's Boxing World Championships in New Delhi.
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Russia won gold medals in both the men and women's sprint on the opening weekend of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup 2018-2019 season.
Elisa Di Francisca of Italy won the International Fencing Federation's Women's Foil World Cup in the Algerian capital Algiers.
Belgium's Thomas Pieters and Thomas Detry have taken the lead on the penultimate day of the World Cup of Golf in Melbourne.
The Men's World Tenpin Bowling Championships are set to begin in Hong Kong with the Opening Ceremony having taken place this evening.
India's Prannoy Kumar, top seed in the men's competition at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Syed Modi International, was subject of a shock early exit from the competition.
Former world number ones Nicol David of Malaysia and Laura Massoro of England were defeated in their first games of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) Hong Kong Open.
Germany's world jumping champion Simone Blum has received the Best Athlete Award at the 2018 International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Awards in Bahrain's capitalManama.
A snowstorm forecast to hit Stubai in Austria this weekend has forced organisers of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Skiing World Cup to change the schedule of the competition set to start tomorrow.
Australia are the team to beat at the World Cup of Golf with Australian golfer Marc Leishman the top seed at the competition due to start tomorrow in Melbourne.
USA Luge will begin the new season this weekend at the International Luge Federation (FIL) Luge World Cup opener in Innsbruck with a new look team after seven retirements.
A group of 14 Canadian businesses participated in the ParaTough Cup at the McGill University in Montreal with a weight training gym called UPT Crossfit emerging eventual winners in a competition designed to help raise funds for aspiring Paralympic athletes.
SASCOC hope youngsters competing at Africa Union Sport Council Region 5 U20 Games will follow in footsteps of Semenya and van Niekerk
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) are confident that the Africa Union Sport Council (AUSC) Region 5 U20 Games next month will help prepare young South African talent for success in future international competitions.
UK Anti Doping (UKAD) have suspended British sprinter Nigel Levine from all sport for four-years after he tested positive for banned performance-enhancing drugs.
Japan and Mexico's Group B tie ended as a 1-1 draw which was enough for both teams to progress to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup in Uruguay.