At the Artistic Gymnastics Championship in Qatar, our 18-year-old compatriot has won a gold medal, the first Belgian ever to do so.
Belgian footballers are among the most expensive athletes in the world. This has been highlighted yet again by Romelu Lukaku's transfer to Manchester United.
The Belgian Cats, the national women's basketball team, have won the bronze medal at the European Championships in the Czech Republic.
On 28 May, Nafissatou Thiam won the prestigious 43rd Götzis heptathlon in Austria.
The Tour de France will start in Brussels in 2019. The most important competitive cycling race is thus honouring cyclist Eddy Merckx. It will have been fifty years since he won his first Tour.
The 17 year-old Nina Derwael from Velm, in Sint-Truiden, won the gold medal on the uneven bars during the European Gymnastics Championships in Cluj-Napoca in Romania on Saturday 22 April.