Scotland were sent crashing out of the 2019 Rugby World Cup as hosts Japan won a thrilling Pool A clash to book their place in the quarter-finals in Yokohama.
Olympic champions Brazil took another step towards clinching the International Volleyball Federation Men's World Cup as they earned a ninth straight victory by defeating Poland in Japan.
Sandra Sánchez and Damian Quintero made it a golden sunset for Spain with victories in karate kata at the Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games here today.
Italy's Marcello Guidi wrote his name in the history books as the first gold medallist of these Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games - and all before breakfast.
Egypt will have a showjumping team at the Olympics next year for the first time since Rome 1960 following victory at today’s qualifier in Rabat, where Qatar - who made an Olympic debut in the Rio 2016 event - also secured a Tokyo 2020 place.
Kenya qualified for their second consecutive Olympic Games, despite being beaten in the final of the Rugby Africa Women's Sevens in Monastir today.
Hungary's five-time overall World Cup champion Katinka Hosszú clinched yet another victory as she won the women's 200 metres medley in Berlin.
Russian Daniil Medvedev secured his second consecutive Association of Tennis Professionals Masters 1000 title after he beat Alexander Zverev of Germany in the final of the Shanghai Masters.
Energy Standard maintained their winning record in the inaugural International Swimming League as they overhauled overnight leaders Cali Condors to secure their second short-course meeting victory in Naples.
Japan’s Miho Nonaka topped the women’s bouldering semi-final standings as sport climbing made its bow at the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games here today.
Sweden won the overall International Equestrian Federation Eventing Nations Cup title as Germany clinched their fourth win of the season at the final leg in Boekelo in The Netherlands.
China's Fan Zhendong won his first International Table Tennis Federation World Tour title for almost a year as he beat team-mate Xu Xin in the men's singles final at the German Open in Bremen.
A day after having to forfeit their opening match at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Aberdeen because of travel problems, Kosovo enjoyed an historic first victory at this level when they beat Nigeria 9-3.
France's Anthony Jeanjean and Britain's Charlotte Worthington have been crowned as the inaugural winners of the BMX Freestyle Park European Championships.
Kunlavut Vitidsarn of Thailand became the first men's singles player to win three Badminton World Federation World Junior Championships as he outclassed Frenchman Christo Popov in the final in Kazan.