Ukraine's Iryna Malovichko leads the women's senior skeet event after the first stage of qualification at the European Championship Shotgun in Lonato del Garda.
Budapest will have its latest audition as a potential future Olympic host city when it plays host to the first ever World Urban Games, under the auspices of the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF).
Juli Inkster is bidding to make history at the Solheim Cup by becoming the first captain to win the prestigious women's team golf event three times.
Serbia have been crowned as Gloria Cup volleyball champions after topping the four-team group in Antalya.
Japan will bid for a third Asian Men's Volleyball Championship in a row at this year's event which begins in Iran tomorrow.
The Japan Olympic Museum is set to open to the public on Saturday (September 14) with a ceremony marking the occasion having been held today in Tokyo.
A Canadian investor has indicated preparedness to build an ice rink for Jamaica's ice hockey team on the country's north coast, according to Minister of Sports, Youth and Culture Olivia Grange.
German Olympic bobsleigh star Alois Schnorbus has been awarded the badge of honour in Sport by the German state of Nordrhein-Westfalen (NRW).
The newly appointed head coach of the team formed to help develop Chinese ice hockey talent prior to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games is relishing the challenge.
Atma Maharaj has been re-elected as President of Weightlifting Fiji.
Russia, Chile and El Salvador have all submitted bids for the 2021 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.
The International Netball Federation (INF) has stressed the importance of independent Board members, after hearing from British Cycling chief executive Julie Harrington at their Congress.
The International Floorball Federation (IFF) has awarded the 2021 Men's Under-19 World Championships to the Czech Republic.
Hungarian canoeist Peter Pal Kiss has won the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) Allianz Athlete of the Month award for August.
A number of Asian nations have been inspired to increase the amount of women participating in Para-sports, following a workshop held in Tokyo.