By Florence Almond at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku
Canada advanced to the quarter-finals of the International Basketball Federation Women's World Cup as group winners after a 71-60 victory over France in a battle of the unbeaten teams in Tenerife.
International Cycling Union (UCI) President David Lappartient has announced that all of the sport’s stakeholders - the UCI, teams, riders and race organisers - have unanimously approved reform to the structure of the men's WorldTour for the 2020 season and beyond.
Home player Heo Kwang Lee came through today’s men’s singles qualifying rounds at the Badminton World Federation’s Korea Open in Seoul.
Czech Kateřina Siniaková caused an upset as she beat defending champion Caroline Garcia at the Wuhan Open in China today.
Japan won their sixth gold medal on day six here at the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Judo Championships.
Annemiek Van Vleuten of The Netherlands successfully defended her women's elite individual time trial at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Road World Championships in Innsbruck as she led home a Dutch sweep of the medals.
Defending champions Astana Arlans Kazakhstan will hope to earn a first leg lead when they meet Cuba Domadores in the opening part of the World Series of Boxing (WSB) final.
Gymnasts to continue training at Australian Institute of Sport at Tokyo 2020 after agreement reached
Australia’s best gymnasts will continue to train at the “ageing” Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) until at least the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo after an agreement was reached between Gymnastics Australia, Sport Australia and the AIS.
The International Handball Federation (IHF) have vowed to continue their pursuit of splitting the Pan-American Team Handball Federation (PATHF) into two despite the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruling against the organisation.
A Hockey Series Open tournament in Pakistan has been postponed until December after several of the competing nations refused to travel to the country.
Two years after Denis Gargaud Chanut, Maialen Chourraut and Joe Clarke won gold at the 2016 Olympic Games, the trio have returned to the Deodoro course for the 2018 Canoe Slalom World Championships.
International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer has opened a new state-of-the-art judo training centre in Baku as the world’s best continue to contest the World Judo Championships here.
International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) officials claim they are confident Doha will be ready to host next year’s World Championships.
United World Wrestling (UWW) have announced Astana as the host of its 2019 Senior World Championships.