Germany won two of the three gold medals contested on day one of their home International Canoe Federation Sprint World Cup in Duisburg today.
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Fourteen-time Paralympic champion Daniel Dias secured gold today in the 50 metres breaststroke World Para Swimming World Series-leg in the Lignano Sabbiadoro.
Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov today denied that Russia has backed down and accepted the findings of the McLaren Report, despite signing a letter sent to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) which appears to go further than ever before towards doing so.
Chris Froome produced one of the performances of his career today to launch a stunning winning solo breakaway with 80 kilometres to go on stage 19 of the Giro d'Italia to catapault himself from fourth to first in the overall standings.
Structural changes have been announced by USA Bobsled and Skeleton (USABS) after the team fell short of their performance goals set for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.
Singapore's Feng Tiawei and home hope Wong Chun Ting were among top seeds to fall at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Hong Kong Open today.
British short-track speed skater Charlotte Gilmartin has announced her retirement after a career crowned by competing at two Winter Olympic Games.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been called as a defence witness by disgraced Rio de Janeiro Governor Sérgio Cabral regarding the investigation into alleged bribes paid before the city was awarded the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Relations between the Jamaica Bobsled Federation and their Japanese sponsors that gifted them sleds for this year's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang have reportedly soured.
A final list of 15 sports and 17 disciplines due to appear at the inaugural Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games in San Diego has been confirmed today.
South Korean Olympic speed skating champion Lee Seung-hoon has reportedly been accused of assaulting two team-mates.
Italy's Francesco Bocciardo was among the winners on the opening day of the World Para Swimming World Series-leg in the Lignano Sabbiadoro.
Slovenians Tina Mrak and Veronika Macarol wrapped-up the women's title at the 470 European Championships in Sofia today following the decisive medals race.
German Max Schachmann won stage 18 of the Giro d'Italia today in Prato Nevoso as Simon Yates' overall race lead was cut in half.
FIG official allegedly implicated in helping cover Nassar absence while under investigation for sexual abuse
International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Executive Committee member Ron Galimore is among United States officials allegedly implicated in helping disgraced doctor Larry Nassar provide "false excuses" to explain his absence from sporting events when under investigation for child sex abuse.