Hans Natorp has been elected chairman of the National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark (DIF) after seeing off rival candidate Thomas Bach in the vote at the organisation's Annual General Meeting.
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Peru beat Colombia to move up to third in Group B as Venezuela snatched a point against Ecuador with a dramatic late equaliser at the Copa América in Brazil.
Spain's Jon Rahm produced a superb birdie-birdie finish to win the US Open and claim his first major title on a dramatic final day at Torrey Pines in San Diego.
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France and Russia's women, and Ireland's men, claimed the three available places in the rugby sevens tournaments at Tokyo 2020 at the Olympic repechage tournament in Monaco.
Olympic gold medallist Denis Gargaud Chanut and reigning world champion Andrea Herzog triumphed on the final day of the International Canoe Federation Canoe Slalom World Cup in Markkleeberg.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach lent his support to a member of the Refugee Olympic Team (EOR) during the Swiss national cycling time trials in Lausanne.
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Tokyo 2020 has confirmed athletes will be allowed to drink alcohol inside their rooms at the Athletes' Village, but condoms will not be distributed during the delayed Olympic Games as part of efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
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The International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) has confirmed plans for its European Championship Division B tournament in Poland, set to be the first event staged by the organisation since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.