Olympic champion Cheick Sallah Cissé crashed out of the men's under-80 kilograms competition at the first-round stage as the lucrative World Taekwondo Grand Slam Champions Series began in Wuxi today.
India's Pusarla V Sindhu won a repeat of last year's final as she beat Japan's Akane Yamaguchi on the opening day of the Badminton World Federation World Tour Finals in Guangzhou.
Home side Al Ain open FIFA Club World Cup in UAE with penalty shoot-out win against New Zealand's Team Wellington
Al Ain, playing in their home stadium, got the FIFA Club World Cup in the United Arab Emirates off to a gripping start today as they came from three goals down to beat Team Wellington 4-3 in a penalty shoot-out.
Norway had a golden double on the opening day of the World Para Nordic Skiing World Cup in Vuokatti in Finland as Birgit Skarstein and Vilde Nilsen both earned victories on a day of middle-distance cross-country racing.
International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre declared the World Adaptive Championships open before the first session of competition took place in La Jolla in San Diego today.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has held its 2018 Star Awards ceremony ahead of the season ending World Tour Grand Finals in Incheon in South Korea.
The Longines Global Champions Tour (GCT) play-offs will make their debut in Prague tomorrow, with four days of action bringing together show jumping's finest operators.
Double Olympic champion Laura Dahlmeier could make an earlier return to the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup circuit than expected as she is set to make her first competitive appearance of the season at an event in Italy tomorrow.
The first International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Snowboard World Cup of the season will get underway in Italy tomorrow, as the world’s best boarders battle it out once again for the title of World Cup champion.
Belarus’ Paralympic champion Andrei Pranevich will compete at the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) World Cup that starts in Kyoto tomorrow hoping to end 2018 on a high.
The World Para Alpine Skiing Europa Cup season will finally resume in St Moritz tomorrow after two postponed events.
The largest Youth School Games ever held in Brazil has taken place in Natal, featuring around 5,000 athletes from over 2,000 schools.
The World Chess Federation (FIDE) has named grandmaster Judit Polgar as their honourary vice-president.
The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has announced the appointment of Olympic expert Darryl Seibel as their new chief brand and communications officer.
Ukraine’s Olena Chynka has won the Allianz International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athlete of the Month award for November.