All world and regional records held by athletes competing in the T43/F43 and T42/F42 classes will be re-set at the beginning of next year after World Para Athletics revealed it will be introducing new rules for double-leg amputees.
Great Britain's Richard Whitehead has hit out at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) for excluding double-leg amputees from the men's 100 metres T42 event at Tokyo 2020.
The United States’ Tatyana McFadden won a further two gold medals here today at the World Para Athletics Championships to move closer to her aim of claiming four titles in all.
World Para Athletics has extended its global partnership agreement with major insurance and financial services provider Allianz until the end of 2018.
Morocco’s Youssef Benibrahim claimed his first World Para Athletics Championships title in emphatic style here today, smashing the men’s 5,000 metres T13 world record.
Uganda Paralympic Committee (UPC) President Mpindi Bumali has appealed to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to look into reducing the cost of sending athletes to future World Para Athletics Championships.
Stunning victory for Ferreira dos Santos as hosts claim five golds at World Para Athletics Championships
Rio 2016 Paralympic champion Petrúcio Ferreira dos Santos of Brazil broke his own men’s 100 metres T47 world record on his way to claiming gold here at the World Para Athletics Championships this evening.
Great Britain’s Hannah Cockroft delighted the home crowd on the opening evening of action here at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships, breaking her own world record en route to defending the women’s 100 metres T34 title.
The opening of the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships saw the United Arab Emirates’ team manager Theban Almheiri receive a special medal for the family of athlete Abdullah Hayayei, who tragically died earlier this week.
The British Red Cross has been named as the official charity partner of the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships, which are scheduled to begin here today.
Brazilian cable television network SporTV has acquired broadcast rights to the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships, which are scheduled to begin here today.
United Arab Emirates Paralympic Committee vice-president Majid Rashed has said a report on the tragic death of athlete Abdullah Hayayei is to be expected within the coming days.
City Airport in London has been announced as the latest supplier to the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships, which are due to begin here tomorrow.
The United States’ Tatyana McFadden says she is raring to go at the World Para Athletics Championships, which are scheduled to begin here tomorrow, as she continues her comeback from life-threatening blood clots in her legs.
Prince Harry has encouraged people to show their support for those competing at the World Para Athletics Championships, which are scheduled to begin here tomorrow.