Brazilian judo coaches are confident the country can win a medal in the first Olympic mixed team event at Tokyo 2020 next year.
Laos national team player Thipphonexay Inthavongsa has been banned for life by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) for match-fixing.
Anatoly Fedyukin, an Olympic handball champion with the Soviet Union at Montreal 1976, has died at the age of 68.
The death sentence given to Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been overturned by a United States appeals court.
Moroccan marathon runner El Mahjoub Dazza has been banned by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) for four years after testing positive for a prohibited substance.
The Madagascar Taekwondo Association organised a competition which was held online due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Seven former gymnasts in New Zealand have come forward with allegations of psychological and physical abuse as the scandal in the sport continues to widen.
Argentina has secured its men's basketball coach Sergio Hernández through to the end of the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics as the nation looks to build on impressive form in 2019.
South African 400 metres world record holder Wayde van Niekerk has tested positive for COVID-19 while training at his European residence in Gemona in Italy.
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has moved the 2020 edition of its World Surfing Games to 2021, but the event will still function as a qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
American Brendon Todd holds a two shot lead at the halfway point of the World Golf Championships (WGC)-FedEx St. Jude Invitational.
World Taekwondo is set to discuss the status of this year's World Junior Championships next month amid concerns over the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the event.
The Gymnast Parent Alliance, a group for parents of British youngsters in the sport, has criticised UK Sport chief executive Sally Munday for her comments made about the independent review into the allegations of abuse in British Gymnastics.
Commonwealth Games middleweight champion Vikas Krishan has revealed his intention to return to the professional ranks prior to the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympics next year.
The International Handball Federation (IHF) has claimed its first live online symposium reached millions of people across the world.