Paralympics

Britain tops medals table as Para-cycling Track World Championships end in Apeldoorn

By Michael Pavitt

Sophie Thornhill and Helen Scott added to Britain's gold medal tally in Apeldoorn ©Getty ImagesGreat Britain secured the top spot on the overall medals table after winning two golds on the final day of the Para-cycling Track World Championship, in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands.

Jeremiasz and Ellerbrock clinch two titles after victories at Cajun Classic

By Michael Pavitt

Michael Jeremiasz has undergone a renaissance at the Cajun Classic after winning the men's singles and doubles ©Getty ImagesFrance's Michael Jeremiasz completed a dream run at the Cajun Classic to claim men's wheelchair singles and doubles titles in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Russia begin home Deaflympics with skiathlon clean sweep

By Liam Morgan

Russian duo Anna Fedurova and Vladmir Mayorov both claimed skiathlon gold on the opening day of the Deaflympics ©Ugra 2015Russia began the 18th edition of the Deaflympics in superb style as they claimed a clean sweep of the women's 10 kilometres skiathlon race on home snow at Khanty-Mansiysk.

Ticket sales open for first World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge

By Liam Morgan

GBWR have announced tickets for the World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge have gone on sale ©GBWRTickets have gone on sale for the inaugural World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge, due to take place at the Copper Box Arena on London's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park from October 12 to 16.

Wagner takes singles title but tastes defeat in doubles at Wheelchair Tennis Cajun Classic

By Michael Pavitt

Top seed David Wagner claimed the quad singles title ©Getty ImagesAmerican David Wagner has defeated Britain's Andy Lapthorne in the quad singles final to regain the Cajun Classic title he last won in 2013 at the International Tennis Federation Series 1 event in Louisiana.

De Vries and Bos secure gold for Para-cycling Track World Championship hosts

By Michael Pavitt

Bos previously piloted Rinne Oost to gold at the London 2012 Paralympic Games ©Getty ImagesStephen de Vries and pilot Patrick Bos secured the hosts third gold medal on the third day of the Para-cycling Track World Championship, in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands.

Putin and Bach send messages as 2015 Winter Deaflympics opened in Russia

By Liam Morgan

The Winter Deaflympics have been officially opened in the resorts of  Khanty-Mansiysk and Magnitogorsk today ©TwitterThe 18th edition of the Winter Deaflympics has officially begun with the Opening Ceremony in the Russian resort of Khanty-Mansiysk today.

International Wheelchair Rugby Federation release four-year strategic plan

By Liam Morgan

The IWRF have officially released their strategic four-year plan ©IWRFThe International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) have released their new strategic four-year plan aimed at directing the future growth of the sport, includes possible expansion into other disciplines.

China earn three more golds at Para-cycling World Championships

By Michael Pavitt

Guihua Liang was one of three Chinese gold medallists on day two of the Championships ©Getty ImagesChina added a further three golds to their medal tally on the second day of the Para-cycling World Championships at Velodrome Omnisport in Apeldoorn.
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