Summer Sports

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Wagner and Lapthorne to meet in Cajun Classic singles and doubles finals

By Michael Pavitt

Lapthorne will meet American David Wagner in the quad singles and doubles finals ©Getty ImagesHome favourite David Wagner will meet Britain's US Open champion Andy Lapthorne in the Cajun Classic quad singles final in Louisiana.

Lithuania to host annual judo tournament for blind and partially sighted

By Duncan Mackay

Lithuanai's annual International Judo Tournament for blind and partially sighted will take place in Vilnius in September ©Getty ImagesThe Lithuanian Blind Sports Federation has announced it will again host its annual International Judo Tournament for the blind and partially sighted in Vilnius later this year, they have announced. 

Top seeds untroubled on second day of Cajun Classic

By Michael Pavitt

Sweden's Stefan Olsson will face defending champion Gordon Reid in the quarter-finals ©Getty ImagesThe top six seeds advanced to the quarter-finals of the men's wheelchair singles on the second day of the Cajun Classic in Louisiana.

Britain and China enjoy golden starts to Para-cycling Track World Championships

By Michael Pavitt

Jody Cundy was one of four British gold medallists on the opening day of the World Championships ©Getty ImagesBritain claimed four gold medals on the opening day of the International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-cycling Track World Championships in the time-trial events at the Velodrome Omnisport in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands.
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