Paralympic Games: Gordon Reid and Alfie Hewett were defeated in a wheelchair battle. Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer of France won the Paralympic men's doubles final, which lasted three hours and 25 minutes at the Ariake Tennis Centre in Tokyo. Following a heartbreaking three-set doubles defeat in Tokyo, wheelchair tennis...
Tokyo Paralympic 2020: Sarah Storey won her 17th Paralympic gold medal, moving ahead of Mike Kenny for the most by a British athlete; Crystal Lane-Wright, a fellow Briton, takes silver in the C4-5 road race behind Storey; and Ben Watson wins gold in the men's C1-3 event. Dame Sarah Storey...
Due to a possible hairline fracture, India's Aruna Tanwar withdrew from the repechage quarter-finals of the Tokyo Paralympics taekwondo Women K44-49kg on Thursday. On Thursday, the Indian competed in two bouts (round of 16 and quarterfinal) and was hurt during her maiden triumph. Aruna was transferred to a Tokyo...
Ellie Simmonds, a five-time gold medalist, anticipates Tokyo Paralympics 2020 to be her final; British swimmer Ellie Robinson, meanwhile, has basically ended her career at these Games owing to a persistent hip issue. Ellie Simmonds, a five-time gold medalist, anticipates Tokyo Paralympics 2020 to be her final Paralympics. After being disqualified...
Vinod Kumar's classification has been re-evaluated, and as a result, his bronze medal will be revoked. Vinod Kumar, who earned a bronze medal in the Paralympics in the discus throw, has been classified as Classification Not Completed. The technical committee declared his results null and void. The official announcement stated,...
On Monday, shooter Avani Lekhara made history by becoming the first Indian woman to win a Paralympic gold medal. In the R-2 women's 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 event, Avani won gold. The 19-year-old set a new Paralympic record with a total of 249.6, which is also a new personal...
Paralympic News: Following bronze-medal match failures in 1996, 2004 and 2008, this was a watershed moment for the country in the mixed-gender game. After surging to gold with a 54-49 win over three-time champions the United States, Great Britain won its first Paralympic medal in wheelchair rugby. ParalympicsGB won in Tokyo...
Tokyo Paralympics: Claire Cashmore, Lauren Steadman's ParalympicsGB teammate, earned bronze; fellow Brit George Peasgood won men's silver and will now compete in the road cycling time trial on Tuesday. Glory to God! On day five of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, Lauren Steadman led the way as ParalympicsGB won a dazzling...
Paralympic Games: On Thursday, she won the SM6 200m individual medley; Reece Dunn, Bethany Firth, Jessica-Jane Applegate, and Jordan Catchpole won the mixed 4x100m freestyle relay S14; and Grace Harvey took silver in the women's 100m breaststroke SB5. Following a Paralympic record and lifetime best time in the SB6 100m...
Tokyo Paralympics: Neil and Lora Fachie's gold medals were added to the team's gold. At the Izu Velodrome, ParalympicsGB won the mixed C1-5 sprint, with James Ball taking silver and Sophie Unwin taking bronze. Neil and Lora Fachie, husband and wife cyclists, each won Paralympic gold in world-record timings, while...