At the World Masters Games in Auckland, New Zealand, 101-year-old Man Kaur won the 100 metre race in the 100-years-plus category.
Former New England Patriot player Aaron Hernandez, who was serving a life sentence for murder, has been found hanged in his cell.
Yoshihide Muroya of Japan won the second Red Bull Air Race World Championship of his career with a victory in the second round of the 2017 championship series held in San Diego, California, United Sta
Moroccan Rachid El-Morabity has won the gruelling Marathon Des Sables in the south of Morocco for the fifth time.
Spain’s Gerard Deulofeu scored one and created another but had to share the limelight with the video assistant referee in a 2-0 friendly win over France in Paris on…
Kerim Ahmetspahic, a 16-year-old, taekwondo martial artist from Bosnia and Herzegovina, on Saturday (March 25) attempted the athletic, and rather painful-looking, task of smashing 111 building blocks
Several dozen “Slackline” enthusiasts gathered for a festival on Saturday set in an old quarry near the Czech town of Beroun.
Thousands of athletes from across the world have gathered in Austria over the past week to celebrate sport, inclusion and community.
Participants in this Russian curling tournament are sliding compact cars down the ice instead of stones
Russia and the USA squared off in both the men’s and women’s Foil finals at the Absolute Fencing Gear Grand Prix in Long Beach, California.
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.