Hollywood may have kicked karate onto the world stage, but its first-ever inclusion at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics promises to shine a light on the rich history of the discipline.
A "O kilometer" mark was unveiled at Songshan Station in Taipei Saturday as the starting point of Cycling Route No. 1 -- Taiwan's first round-the-island cycling route launched late last year.
Overall World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher has been voted world skier of the year for a third time.
Japan's Morinari Watanabe beat French rival Georges Guelzec Wednesday to become the new head of world gymnastics.
Here's a quick look at sporting tragedies that have sparked changes to safety standards:
The family of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes walked out of the inquest into his death on Friday, with his father calling the Sydney Cricket Ground an "unsafe workplace."
New Zealand crashed to a 321-run defeat against India on Tuesday, slumping to 153 all out on day four of the third test.
The captain of the team that was playing against Phillip Hughes when the Australian cricketer was fatally struck by a ball has described the lead up to the tragic delivery as normal.
When female sports pioneer Val Ackerman looks at the numbers of women in leadership roles in world sports organizations, she cringes.
India cautiously advanced on the opening day of the third test to reach 148-3 at tea against New Zealand on Saturday.