Four-time world champion Tully Kearney has been forced to withdraw from Great Britain’s swimming team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games due to a shoulder injury.
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Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games gold medallist Bruno Garneau has been added to Canada’s boccia team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, it has been announced.
Reigning world and Paralympic champion Pattaya Tadtong is the headline name in the BC1 individual boccia competition at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games next month.
A new website has been launched by the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) for next month's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
America's wheelchair basketball player Jennifer Poist has claimed she is confident about her team's form and preparation for the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next month.
Britain's Ellie Simmonds has claimed she is confident the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next month will be a success even after series of drastic cuts were made to the event due to financial problems.
A total of five milirary veterans will form part of the United States' 12-man sitting volleyball squad for next month's Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, it has been announced.
An experienced blind football referee accredited by International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) has travelled to Chile to conduct a three-day training seminar with local officials.
Blind Sport New Zealand have officially launched the game of blind football in the nation by introducing people to the sport at events in Auckland last weekend.
Russian shot put thrower Aleksei Lesnykh has been suspended for four years after failing a drugs test at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai earlier this year, it has been announced.
The United States' best Para-triathletes were in action as they competed for a host of national titles at the 2016 National Championships in Santa Cruz, California.
The Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed) Rules Committee has been forced to re-issue various rules because of differing understanding of the laws around the world.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that Turkish powerlifter Izzettin Kanat has been suspended for two years for an anti-doping rule violation, and as a result will miss Rio 2016.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed the US Anti-Doping Agency's (USADA) settlement with double Paralympic sprint medallist Blake Leeper, and has ruled that his two-year suspension handed down by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) is final.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced that it has handed suspended bans to five members of the Moroccan men’s wheelchair tennis team after they withdrew from a match against Israel.