The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will conduct research into heat stress using pills at this year's World Championships in Doha, but they will not be used to monitor the condition of competitors in real time.
Lima 2019 President Carlos Neuhaus welcomed a "golden era for Peruvian sport" at the Opening Ceremony of the Parapan American Games.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has suspended the accreditation of the National Dope Testing Laboratory in New Delhi for a period of up to six months.
Russian ice hockey player Evgeny Kuznetsov has been given a four-year doping ban after testing positive for cocaine during this year's International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship.
The "extraordinary" story of the Paralympic Games will be charted in a ground-breaking new feature documentary, provisionally titled Harder Than You Think.
Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) President Julio Cesar Avila has thanked Lima 2019 for their efforts to ensure venues and facilities are accessible prior to the Parapan American Games.
The Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) expect to send 300 athletes to Tokyo 2020 when the country makes its return to the Paralympic Games.
Zambia were forced to withdraw from the women's football tournament at the African Games after being requested to provide visa letters, according to the country's Football Association.
Zara Hyde Peters has been appointed the new chief executive of UK Athletics (UKA).
Alexander Koshelev has been appointed anti-doping specialist at the Bobsleigh Federation of Russia (RBF).
Namibia's Tristan De Lange claimed his second mountain bike title of the 2019 African Games in Morocco with victory in the marathon race.
Belarus and Germany claimed two titles on the first day of medal action at the international Canoe Federation Canoe Sprint World Championships in Szeged.
India's PV Sindhu progressed to the women's singles semi-finals at the Badminton World Federation World Championships, coming from a game down to beat Tai Tzu-ying in Basel.
Belgium are winners of the jumping competition for the first time at the Longines International Equestrian Federation European Championships in Rotterdam.
South Korea and China have won the second-round pools at the Asian Women's Volleyball Championship, with the teams involved in the semi-finals having already been decided.