August 5: P. V. Sindhu won the silver medal at the 2018 Badminton World Championships.
August 5: Andrea Dovizioso wins the Czech Republic Grand Prix, his 100th win for Ducati.
August 13: Rafael Nadal beat Stefanos Tsisipas to win the Rogers Cup.
August 18: India beat England by 2013 runs in the third Test of its tour of England.
August 20: Novak Djokovic got past Roger Federer to clinch the Western & Southern Open (Cincinnati Masters)
August 23: Ankita Raina won the bronze medal in women's singled and became only the second woman to do so since Sania Mirza in 2006.
August 26: Sebastian Vettel won the Belgian Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton to remain in the hunt for the F1 title.
August 27: Neeraj Chopra threw a national record distance of 88.06m to pocket the gold medal in the men's javelin throw.
August 29: Swapna Barman overcame terrible tooth ache and braved the odds to become bag the gold in the heptathlon.
August 15: Former Indian cricket Ajit Wadekar captain passes away at the age of 77.
August 2: The Indian women's hockey team lost in the quarterfinal of the 2018 Jockey World Cup.
August 23: Indian men's kabaddi team lost to Iran in the semifinals of the Asian Games and was forced to settle for the bronze medal.