The last ever 'Tough Guy' race took place in Britain. Ownership of the land where the race is run is changing, and there'll be no alternative venue. Thousands jumped at the chance to tackle vertical walls and electric wires for one last time.
The Los Angeles bid for the 2024 Games is heeding the IOC's call for cost constraints following a number of pullouts in recent months. LA has announced that current arenas such as Anaheim's Honda Center would be used.
The Tokyo Games were initially costed at 7.3 billion dollars, but recent estimates suggest the final sum could exceed 30 billion dollars. Tokyo is proposing ways to cut costs, but will the IOC approve?
A section of Rome's Circus Maximus, the ancient venue for chariot racing, has reopened to the public after seven years of renovation. Archaeologists have identified ancient shops and a cobbled road has been excavated.
F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has brushed off calls to take a stand against repression in Azerbaijan. He said the race series was "absolutely" comfortable with Baku hosting its inaugural Grand Prix.
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