Reading University celebrated two gold medals as finals of the rowing competition took place at the European Universities Games in Coimbra.
Aleksi Karppinen delivered home success on a hot second day of the World University Orienteering Championships in Kuortane.
Quarter-finals of handball and table tennis were among the highlights as the European Universities Games in Coimbra continued.
Switzerland were crowned winners of the sprint relay competition as the World University Orienteering Championships began in Kuortane.
The University of Strasbourg triumphed in the team badminton competition at the European Universities Games in Coimbra.
Kuortane is set stage the World University Orienteering Championships with competition set to take place over five days in the Finnish municipality.
Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov has held a meeting with the Supervisory Board of the Krasnoyarsk 2019 Winter Universiade in Moscow.
Turkey's Nisantasi University claimed the first gold medal of the 2018 European Universities Games after beating Poland's Rzeszow University of Technology in the men's team table tennis final in Coimbra.
South Africa won the men's title at the World University Rugby Sevens Championship in Swakopmund in Namibia as the women's crown went to France.
The Czech Republic secured fifth place today at the World University Baseball Championship in Chinese Taipei.
Coimbra is set to welcome 3,150 athletes from 38 countries as the European Universities Games begin in the Portuguese city.
John and Stadie defeat top seeded compatriots to win World University Beach Volleyball Championship title
Dan John and Eric Stadie upset the seeding system in an all-German men's final at the World University Beach Volleyball Championship on home sand in Munich.
The United States beat South Korea at the World University Baseball Championship in Chinese Taipei but will have to settle for the bronze medal match.
International University Sport Federation (FISU) secretary general Eric Saintrond has confirmed an agreement has been reached for the Naples 2019 Athletes' Village.
International University Sport Federation (FISU) vice-president Marian Dymalski said he was happy to be involved with the World University Rugby Sevens Championship which has opened in Swakopmund in Namibia.