Leading sports stars have signed up for the Czech Olympic Committee's (COC) sport diplomacy course which aims to equip them with the necessary skills for governance roles.
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Italian Gianni Moscon won the International Cycling Union (UCI) Tour of Guangxi in China with a nine second advantage as Fabio Jakobsen of The Netherlands won his second sprint victory of the week.
Karolína Plíšková of the Czech Republic and Elina Svitolina of Ukraine won their opening games of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Finals in Kallang in Singapore.
Kento Momota of Japan and Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei won the men's and women's finals at the Badminton World Federation Denmark Open at the Odense Sports Park.
Action on the second day of the 2018 Sydney Invictus Games included the road cycling time trials and criterium as well as sailing.
The entries for the Wheelchair Tennis Masters in Orlando next month have been confirmed.
Women's bobsleigh pilot Jamie Greubel Poser has announced her retirement after winning both Olympic and World Championship medals.
Nacanieli Takayawa was inducted into the Fiji Sports Hall of Fame while Eddie McCaig and Susie Yee were given the Fiji Olympic Order at the Fiji Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (FASANOC) awards dinner.
Canada and New Zealand won all three of their games on the opening day of the season-opening World Rugby Women's Sevens Series event in Denver.
Canada beat Spain in the final of the World Mixed Curling Championships to win the country's first title.
Serbia beat Italy to win the International Volleyball Federation Women's Volleyball World Championships for the first time in their history.
Japan's Kento Momota and Chinese Taipei's Chou Tien Chen will compete in the final of the men's competition at the Badminton World Federation Denmark Open.
Matteo Trentin of Italy won the fifth stage of the International Cycling Union Tour of Guangxi in China with compatriot Gianni Moscon still in the lead overall.
Hosts Canada will play Norway and Russia will meet Spain in the semi-finals of the World Mixed Curling Championship after today's quarter-finals and qualification games.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) have decided the teams that will participate in ice hockey, curling and bandy at March's Winter Universiade in the Russian city of Krasnoyarsk.