Anton Shipulin produced a powerful display on the skis to hold off Martin Fourcade and hand Russia gold in the men’s 4×7.
American Mikaela Shiffrin cemented her status as the slalom queen after winning the world title in the discipline for a third consecutive time.
The 2017 Red Bull Air race series got underway in Abu Dhabi with the stunning city skyline as its backdrop.
Austria’s Max Stockl has broken the world record speed for standard mountain bikes on gravel in the Atacama Desert.
More than 200 participants have taken part in the indoor skydiving wind games in Catalonia, Spain.
Austria's Nicole Schmidhofer is the new Women's Super G World Skiing champion as the 2017 championships finally get under way in snowbound St Moritz.
Avram Grant has quit as manager of Ghana after two years in charge revived Black Stars' fortunes.
Organisers are facing a barrage of criticism for granting the 2020 Olympic gold tournament to one of Japan's oldest, but men-only, clubs, the Kasumigaseki.
Eight-times African champion Sarra Besbes defeated Russia’s Violetta Kolobova to claim the women’s individual epee title at the Doha Grand Prix on Sunday.
A group of young Afghan men and women gather on a hill outside Kabul to practice a variety of freestyle cycling tricks they have learnt from online videos via YouTube, Facebook and other social…
The world’s finest fencers have gathered in the Italian city of Turin as the new Grand Prix season got under way in style.
Norway’s Magnus Carlsen outclassed challenger Sergey Karjakin of Russia in Game 10 to draw level 5-5 with two games left in New York on Thursday.
The official presentation and the route details for the 2017 edition of the Dakar Rally were unveiled on Wednesday at a ceremony in Paris.
After a week of gruelling challenges including mountain biking, canoing and a foot race, the 15th edition of the ‘Raid Amazones’ came to a close this week.
Four gold medals were up for grabs on day two of the Qingdao Grand Prix in China and Japanese judoka’s won two of them to finally open up their account on the east…
The beloved baseball team of Chicago ended the longest title drought in American sports history on Wednesday night (2 November).
Red Bull Cliff diving World Series: Iffland goes from rank outsider at start of season to World championAustralian Rhiannan Iffland completed a fairytale debut season in the Women’s Red Bull Cliff diving World Series by winning the overall title.
Australian Rhiannan Iffland completed a fairytale debut season in the Women’s Red Bull Cliff diving World Series by winning the overall title.
Two-time Olympic alpine skiing champion Tina Maze has announced her retirement from the sport.
Angelique Kerber enjoyed a breakthrough season in 2016 – a year that saw the 28-year-old German win two Grand Slam titles – the Australian Open and US Open – and take over the world number one ranking
A documentary film trailing Jamaican sprinting superstar Usain Bolt hits the cinema screens next month and gives fans a chance to see the nine-time Olympic champion behind the…
France’s Anouck Jaubert proved too strong for her opponents in Wujiang as she became the first Athlete to secure four Climbing Speed World Cups in a season.
England’s Gary Hunt celebrated a record sixth Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series title in seven years on Sunday courtesy of a third place finish at the penultimate event of the season in…
Germany's Matthias Dolderer clinched the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.