Cycling Christine Majerus in fourth place at Sweden race

This Sunday's success played out in the sprint after 152 km. Some 30 girls finished together and Finland's Lotta Lepisto was the fastest in front of Netherlands's Marianne Vos and Canadian Leah Kirchmann. More

Athletics Bolt anchors Jamaica into finals

Usain Bolt's bid to bring the curtain down on his glittering career with a 15th world gold medal remained on track as Jamaica qualified for the final of the 4x100m relay. More

Football Dutch city turns orange as women toast Euro win

The Dutch player's football women team celebrate the victory on a boat in Utrecht on August 7, 2017

Thousands of orange-clad fans flooded the central Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday to celebrate the Netherlands' first women's Euro title, a much-needed win to boost the football-mad country's flagging fortunes More

IAAF World Championships Justin Gatlin on the defensive in his moment of glory

 Justin Gatlin defended himself against accusations of whether he should still be competing after completing a remarkable comeback to win the men's world 100 metres and ruin superstar Usain Bolt's farewell.

American sprinter Justin Gatlin defended himself against accusations of whether he should still be competing after completing a remarkable comeback to win the men's world 100 metres and ruin superstar Usain Bolt's farewell. More