Sweden's impressive World Athletics Championships : The Swedish athletics team had a successful World Athletics Championships, securing two gold medals and one silver. Armand Duplantis won his second consecutive World Athletics Championship gold in pole vault, despite experiencing stiffness in his thighs. He cleared the winning height of 6.10 and then attempted a world record height of 6.23, against his father's wishes.
Novak Djokovic's successful return : Novak Djokovic makes a victorious comeback at the US Open, defeating Alexandre Muller in straight sets. Djokovic expresses his excitement to be back after being unable to participate for years due to his unvaccinated status.
Spanish Football Federation calls for Rubiales to resign : The Spanish Football Federation unanimously calls for the resignation of chairman Luis Rubiales after he kissed Jenni Hermoso without her consent during the FIFA World Cup awards ceremony. Rubiales is also under investigation for sexual assault. Players and coaching staff express their support for Hermoso and refuse to play for the national team until Rubiales steps down.