World number one Jon Rahm withdraws from the DP World Tour Championship in order to spend time with his family. from: BBC News
West Ham midfielder Declan Rice withdraws from the England squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers because of illness. from: BBC News
Quinton de Kock makes himself unavailable for South Africa’s T20 World Cup match against West Indies after refusing to take the knee. from: BBC News
from: BBC News The comedian and author made the decision to leave the competition because of ill health.
The international community will “push as one voice” for the safe passage of Afghans, the PM says.
from: BBC News Watch as Katarina Johnson-Thompson’s Olympic dream comes to an end after she pulls up in the heptathlon 200m with a calf injury.
American Simone Biles withdraws from the floor final but is yet to make a decision on whether to compete on beam. from: BBC News
American Simone Biles pulls out of the vault and uneven bars gymnastics finals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. from: BBC News
Day two of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is under way, and there has been a shock defeat for GB taekwondo star Jade Jones.
Andy Murray withdraws from the men’s singles at the Tokyo Olympics with a minor thigh strain. from: BBC News
USA Paralympic swimmer Becca Meyers withdraws from the Tokyo Paralympics because she was prevented from bringing her own assistant to the Games. from: BBC News