Parkour organisations have again critcised the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) after they held their first-ever "obstacle course sprint" competition in Montpellier today.
Thirty years ago there had never been a Women's World Championship in weightlifting.
Belgium's Jean-Michel Saive has claimed he has received messages of support for his campaign to become the new President of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) from delegates representing countries in at at least five of the world governing body's six continental associations.
Gold Coast 2018 will reportedly need to use contingency funds due to a AUD$9 million (£5.2 million/$6.7 million/€6 million) deficit for security and drugs testing for next year's Commonwealth Games.
Thomas Bach will become the second International Olympic Committee (IOC) President to honour the Games of the Small States of Europe (GSSE) when he attends tomorrow's sold-out Opening Ceremony of the 17th edition at the San Marino Stadium.
Participants at the Peace Education Festival in South Korea have been given the chance to experience Winter Olympic and Paralympic sports such as ice hockey, wheelchair curling and ski jumping.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has announced that its 2020 Congress will take place in Marrakesh.
Welsh table tennis players heading to the World Championships in Düsseldorf were among those caught in more chaos here today following technical problems suffered by British Airways.
The season ending Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) World Tour Finals will remain in London until 2020, with the event also securing the Nitto Denko Corporation as title sponsor.
Ángel María Villar has been re-elected to serve an eighth term as President of the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) after he stood unopposed for the role.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has announced a partnership with the Pacific School Games.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has announced the winners of their inaugural World Snow Day awards.
The United States women's ice hockey team which won Olympic gold at Nagano 1998 is to be inducted into the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame.
Petra Kvitová won on her return to competitive tennis action after she was stabbed at her home in December as Angelique Kerber became the first women's top seed to lose in the opening round of the French Open at Roland Garros today.
Top seed and defending champion Ma Long could meet doubles partner and home hope Timo Boll in the quarter-finals of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Championships starting at the Messe Arena in Düsseldorf tomorrow.