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Ukraine followed one of the best performances of the Paralympic Games so far with one of the best celebrations after a 2-0 victory over Sweden in the men's class 6-8 team competition at the RiocentroPavilion 3 in Rio de Janeiro.
South Korea and China also claimed titles today on a busy day of team finals.
The Ukrainians provided the best moment for the crowd, however, after Viktor Didukh secured the second of his two victories.
He had first teamed up with Maxym Nikolenko to win the opening doubles rubber 3-2 over Linus Karlsson and Emil Andersson.
Didukh then overcame Karlsson in straight games to seal the crown before being enveloped by his team-mates.
Soon after members of the British team let emotions rip and danced around the arena after Aaron McKibbin had sealed the bronze medal with a 2-1 victory over China.
South Korea had earlier continued the form they showed with a semi-final win over China by beating Taiwan 2-1 in their class 4-5 final.
Kim Junggil and Kim Younggun made the ideal start in beating Cheng Ming-Chieh and Lin Yen-Hung in four games, 3-1.
Canadian show jumper Ian Millar holds the record for the most Olympic appearances by an athlete in any sport. When he competed at London 2012 at the age of 65 it was the tenth time he had competed in the Games since making his debut 30 years earlier at Munich 1972. He had won his only Olympic medal at Beijing 2008 when he was part of Canada’s team that took silver in the team jumping event. Millar won a gold medal in the Pan American Games team jumping event at Toronto 2015. He announced his retirement in 2019.
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One of the most consequential goalless draws in football history was played on March 5 1921, between Glenavon and Shelbourne. The sides would never meet for a replay, setting in motion the divide of Irish football, which persists to this day. David Owen reports.