The organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics have announced that enough plastic has been collected to create recyclable podiums for the Games.
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Three-time Paralympic medallist Ken Thomas has had his stolen adapted tricycle returned three weeks after it was taken.
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Ireland's Joy Neville is set to make rugby history at the Autumn Nations Cup in November after she was selected to be the first woman to perform television match official (TMO) duties at a major men's international competition.
American women's football legend Carli Lloyd has announced she is looking to retire from the sport after the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, with a focus on starting a family in the future.
The International Handball Federation (IHF) has announced that no positive COVID-19 cases were reported from its draw for the Men's World Championship in Egypt.
Para swimmer Elena Krawzow has made history by becoming the first female Paralympian to make the cover of Playboy Magazine after making her debut in the German edition of the publication.
The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) will allow late applications from potential organisers of 2021 World Ranking Events (WRE) due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A dancing stork called Ivartito has been unveiled as the official mascot for the 2021 FIFA Futsal World Cup.
Anna van der Breggen of the Netherlands won her first women's time trial world title after reigning champion Chloé Dygert crashed during a dramatic opening day of the International Cycling Union Road World Championships.
French tennis player Benoît Paire was allowed to play the Hamburg Open despite recording two positive tests for COVID-19.
Hungary's Péter Pál Kiss is set to return to the scene where he became a world champion at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Paracanoe World Cup in his home nation.