Great Britain claimed a clean sweep of the women’s W1 Paralympic archery podium today as 16-year-old Jessica Stretton beat team-mate Jo Frith in the final at the Sambódromo.
Zhou Jiamin emerged victorious from a tense all-Chinese affair in the final of the women's individual compound archery event as she edged team-mate Lin Yueshan in the shoot-off to seal the gold medal at the Sambódromo in Rio de Janeiro.
Iranian archer Zahra Nemati successfully defended her London 2012 individual recurve title by beating Wu Chunyan of China at the Rio 2016 Paralympics at the Sambódromo.
American archer Andre Shelby became Paralympic champion in the men's individual compound by a single arrow after a thrilling Rio 2016 final at Sambódromo today.
Rahimi strikes Paralympic gold in men's individual recurve with composed display in victory over Hanreuchai
Gholamreza Rahimi of Iran shot two perfect sets as he clinched the Paralympic Games gold medal in the men's individual recurve event with a battling 7-3 triumph over Thailand's Netsiri Hanreuchai at the Sambódromo today.
China comfortably beat Great Britain in the final of the Paralympic Games mixed team compound open archery competition at the Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí in Rio de Janeiro.
Wu Chunyan and Zhao Lixue of China defeated Iran's Zahra Nemati and Ebrahim Ranjbarkivaj in the mixed team recurve open final to claim the first archery gold medal of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
American Para-archer Kevin Polish insists he is not celebrating qualifying for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games despite a difficult path to booking his place at the event, which included recovering from cancer.
Archery Canada and the Canadian Paralympic Committee have announced the nomination of two athletes for the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next month.
Beijing 2008 gold medallist John Stubbs has been named by the British Paralympic Association in their 10 member team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
A superb comeback victory by world champion Eric Bennett at the Czech Target 2016 Para-archery Tournament has sealed himself a spot in a third consecutive Paralympic Games.
Two-time Paralympic medallist Mel Clarke is taking an "indefinite break" from international archery competition for personal reasons, it has been announced.
Poland claim two team gold medals on penultimate day of action at European Para-Archery Championships
Poland claimed the men’s recurve team and mixed recurve team titles on the penultimate day of action at the European Para-Archery Championships in Saint-Jean-de-Monts in France.
Russia kept themselves on course for a large gold-medal haul at the European Para-Archery Championships after a successful day in Saint-Jean-de-Monts in France.
Russia reached the gold medal matches of the women’s open and mixed open recurve competitions at the European Para-Archery Championships in Saint-Jean-de-Monts in France today.