World number one Stéphane Houdet of France secured his spot in the semi-finals of the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters after he fought back from a set and a break down to beat Britain's double Paralympic silver medallist Alfie Hewett at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.
Czech Republic draw first blood against Japan ahead of IPC Para Ice Hockey World Championships B-Pool final
The Czech Republic beat hosts Japan today in a preview of tomorrow's International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Para Ice Hockey World Championships B-Pool final in Tomakomai while Slovakia claimed their first victory of the tournament.
Number three seed Yui Kamiji booked her place in the women’s singles semi-finals at the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters after beating world number one and defending champion Jiske Griffioen at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.
Dylan Alcott has become the first wheelchair athlete to earn the highest honour in Australian tennis, the Newcombe Medal.
Chinese swimmer Xu Qing and fencer Rong Jing won the respective best male and female athlete prizes at the Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) Asian Awards ceremony, largely in recognition of their performances at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Belgium’s Joachim Gerard begun the defence of his NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters men’s singles crown by beating Great Britain’s Alfie Hewett in straight sets at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.
A total of 10 sports which are governed by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) will undergo name and competition changes as part of an extensive rebrand, it was announced today.
Host nation Japan and the Czech Republic will contest the final of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships B-Pool after both countries made it two wins out of two in Tomakomai today.
Tokyo 2020 have been warned by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to avoid repeating mistakes made by Rio 2016 in "not realising the full potential" of the event until it was underway.
Stephane Houdet of France and Great Britain’s Gordon Reid will be aiming to finish 2016 at the top of the men’s singles wheelchair tennis standings with the 2016 NEC Masters, the final chance to gain important ranking points, beginning in London tomorrow.
The fourth Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) General Assembly officially came to a close today in Bangkok in Thailand with members voting overwhelmingly to change the constitution.
Hosts Japan and the Czech Republic began their International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships B-Pool campaigns with victory in Tomakomai today.
A fundraising appeal has been launched by the Agitos Foundation as they seek to help refugees with impairments enter into Para-sport.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced that Great Britain's Rio 2016 Paralympic silver medallist Alfie Hewett and compatriot Antony Cotterill will replace former three-time champion Shingo Kunieda and 2016 runner-up Lucas Sithole in the men's and quads competitions respectively at next month's 2016 NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships B-Pool is set to begin in Tomakomai in Japan tomorrow with all four teams seeking to boost their chances of competing at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Paralympic Games.