In 1920, Belgium became Olympic champion for the first and only time at the Antwerp Games.
The Red Lions won the Men's Hockey World Cup in India. This is the first time that a Belgium team takes home a world title in an Olympic team sport.
The Kenyan Belgian Isaac Kimeli has won the silver medal at the European Cross Country Championship in the Dutch district of Tilburg.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) has selected Flanders as the organiser of the 2021 World Championships. The Flemish government will dedicate 3.25 million euros to the event.
Joachim Gérard has won the Masters wheelchair tennis in Orlando, Florida. In the final, our compatriot brushed aside the Japanese world number 1.
For the first time in its history, Belgium has become world champion in team golf. Thomas Detry and Thomas Pieters won in Melbourne, just ahead of the host team and the Mexicans.