World champion Italo Ferreira of Brazil has been knocked out of the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour event in Narrabeen in Australia after a controversial defeat to the United States' Conner Coffin.
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International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer has received a medal in recognition of his support for judo development in Poland from the Polish Olympic Committee (POC).
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has appointed Colleen Wrenn in the newly-created role of chief Paralympic Games delivery officer.
Swedish cross-country skier and two-time Olympian Hanna Falk has announced her retirement from professional competition, with her World Cup career dating back to 2007.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) is set to welcome sanctioned sport to its headquarters for the first time when the 3x3 Women's Series - the professional circuit for women's 3x3 basketball - comes to Mies next month.
Israel has named an expanded roster of 44 players for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, which has been submitted to the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC).
Commonwealth Sport Canada (CSC) has appointed two new members to its Board, with the aim of improving its governance through better representation.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has formally added 15 members to its athletics team for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, including middle-distance stars Linden Hall and Catriona Bisset and discus world champion Dani Stevens.
Belgium's Marten van Riel claimed a second Super League Triathlon Arena Games title this season in Rotterdam with a perfect score after three rounds of competition at the Zwemcentrum.
Iran and hosts Kazakhstan both claimed two more gold medals in the men's freestyle wrestling as the United World Wrestling (UWW) 2021 Asian Wrestling Championships in Almaty came to a close today.
The International Skating Union (ISU) has adopted the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Rights and Responsibilities Declaration.
The National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan (UOC) has given five wrestlers who won quota places for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics a financial reward to celebrate the achievement.
The United States completed clean sweeps in the women's 200 metres individual medley and women's 100m backstroke as the Lewisville leg of the World Para Swimming World Series came to a close.
Rio 2016 Olympic champion Tina Trstenjak of Slovenia claimed her third gold medal at the European Championships in the women's under-63 kilogram category, with a win over Russian Daria Davydova on day two of competition in Portugal's capital Lisbon.
Japanese 2018 world champion Takuto Otoguro successfully defended his men's under-65 kilogram category title at the United World Wrestling (UWW) Asian Wrestling Championships in Almaty in Kazakhstan.