Brazil’s reigning world champion Silvania Costa underlined her form ahead of Rio 2016 by breaking the women's long jump T11 world record at the Caixa Loterias Athletics and Swimming Championship in São Paulo.
Oscar Pistorius, currently facing the prospect of 15 years in jail for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp, has sensationally claimed she would not want to see him go to prison.
Six-time Paralympic champion David Weir has been named by the British Paralympic Association in their athletics team for Rio 2016.
Paralympic world champion Eneva stripped of title and ruled out of Rio 2016 after handed four-year doping ban
Bulgaria’s Stela Eneva has been stripped of her International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics World Championships F57 shot put gold medal and ruled out of Rio 2016 after she was given a four-year ban for doping.
Rehm suffers further blow in pursuit of Olympic spot as fails to prove his blade gives him no advantage
Paralympic and world champion long jumper Markus Rehm has been dealt a potentially fatal blow in his pursuit of a place on the German Olympic team for Rio 2016 after failing to prove his prosthetic leg does not give him an unfair advantage over able-bodied competitors.
Russian Para-athletics stars will be unaffected by the ban on their Olympic counterparts at Rio 2016, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) have confirmed.
Poland’s Ewa Durska added the continental title to her world and Paralympic crowns with a world record breaking victory on the final day of the Internatinal Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships in Grosseto.
Bulgaria’s Ruzhdi Ruzhdi and Britain's Jo Butterfield were among the record-breakers as another four world marks bit the dust on the penultimate day of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships in Grosseto.
Pistorius walks without prosthetic limbs in court as judge announces he will be sentenced next month
Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced for the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on July 6, Judge Thokozile Masipa announced following another dramatic day at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.
Reigning world champions Aled Davies of Britain and Zeljko Dimitrijevic of Serbia each broke world records today at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships in Grosseto.
Russia’s Aleksei Kuznetsov successfully defended his men’s F54 javelin title at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships after beating his Greek rival Manolis Stefanoudakis in Grosseto.
Goncharova powers to gold as another four world records tumble at IPC Athletics European Championships
Russia's Margarita Goncharova was among four world record-breakers at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships as she smashed her own T38 200 metres mark to clinch gold in Italian city Grosseto today.
Oscar Pistorius, who is due to appear in a Pretoria court tomorrow to be sentenced for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day in 2013, has recorded an interview with British channel ITV - his first media interview since the shooting which is due to be aired on June 24.
Polish shot putter Bartosz Tyszkowski was one of four athletes to break a world record on the opening day of action at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships in Italian city Grosseto.
Italian track and field star Martina Caironi will mark her return from injury by aiming to defend her 100 metres T42 title at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships, which are due to begin at the Carlo Zecchini Olympic Stadium in Grosseto tomorrow.