Astana won the team time trial on the opening day of the Vuelta a España to put Miguel Angel Lopez into the race lead, as Slovenia's Primož Roglič suffered an early blow to his general classification hopes.
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Hungary's Balint Kopasz clinched gold in front of a home crowd at the International Canoe Federation Canoe Sprint World Championships in Szeged.
Japan's Nozomi Okuhara came from a game down to earn a place in the women's singles final at the Badminton World Federation World Championships in Basel.
Australia's Curtis McGrath and the Ukrainian duo of Maryna Mazhula and Serhii Yemelianov defended their titles on the final day of the International Canoe Federation Paracanoe World Championships in Szeged.
Medals for the Mediterranean Beach Games have been unveiled prior to the Games beginning tomorrow at Patras in Greece.
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Namibia's Tristan De Lange claimed his second mountain bike title of the 2019 African Games in Morocco with victory in the marathon race.
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Belarus and Germany claimed two titles on the first day of medal action at the international Canoe Federation Canoe Sprint World Championships in Szeged.
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India's PV Sindhu progressed to the women's singles semi-finals at the Badminton World Federation World Championships, coming from a game down to beat Tai Tzu-ying in Basel.