Cape Verde's match against Germany at the World Men's Handball Championship has been cancelled after positive COVID-19 tests from two members of the African team left them short of players.
Eric Frenzel and Fabian Rießle claimed victory for Germany in the first team sprint event of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic Combined World Cup season in Val di Fiemme.
Germany recorded a comprehensive victory over Uruguay as group action continued at the International Handball Federation (IHF) World Men’s Handball Championship in Egypt.
Germany's Felix Loch extended his overall Luge World Cup lead with his sixth victory from the opening seven races of the season in Königssee.
Walther Tröger, an Honorary International Olympic Committee (IOC) member whose contributions to the Olympic Movement included being Mayor of the Olympic Village at Munich 1972 and leading Germany's National Olympic Committee (NOC) for a decade, has passed away at the age of 91.
The Netherlands are unable to reach the semi-finals of the European Women's Handball Championship despite beating Germany to move above them in Group 2 in Kolding.
Olympic silver medallist Dajana Eitberger has earned her first International Luge Federation (FIL) World Cup victory since giving birth after topping the standings in Oberhof.
German pair Toni Eggert and Sascha Benecken ended a streak of three consecutive World Cup wins for Austrians Thomas Steu and Lorenz Koller at the International Luge Federation (FIL) Luge World Cup event in Oberhof in Germany, while Felix Loch make it four straight wins to open the season.
The entire International Skating Union (ISU) Short Track Speed Skating World Cup season has now been cancelled, after the last two remaining events fell victim to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Association for the Promotion of German Para Athletics has been founded in Stuttgart.
German car manufacturer BMW is developing a simulator for the country's national bobsleigh team.
Skeleton powerhouse Germany has named its squad for the new World Cup season.
Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands have announced plans to jointly bid to host the 2027 FIFA Women's World Cup.
Germany has pulled out of this year's European Gymnastics Championships in the artistic and rhythmic disciplines because of concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prosecutors have raided the offices of the German Football Association (DFB) and the private residences of six unnamed officials on suspicion of serious tax evasion.