Hosts Canada made a winning start to their 2016 Canada Cup International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament campaign with a 54-44 victory over Sweden at the Richmond Olympic Oval.
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Hosts Canada will head into the 2016 Canada Cup International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament seeking to justify their status as the current world number one ranked nation.
Russia overcame Italy in the final of the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) European Division C Championship after a closely fought final in Lignano Sabbiadoro in Italy.
Paralympic wheelchair rugby champions Australia drawn with world number one ranked Canada at Rio 2016
Paralympic gold medallists Australia will face current world number one ranked side Canada in the pool stage of the wheelchair rugby tournament at Rio 2016 following the completion of the draw in Sheffield.
The draw for the Rio 2016 Paralympic wheelchair rugby tournament will be made in Sheffield on Thursday (June 2), it has been confirmed.
Nottwil and Lignano Sabbiadoro have been announced as the hosts of the first two stages of the next edition of the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) European Championships.
France and the United States have both secured places at this year's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after reaching the final of the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Rio 2016 Qualification Tournament at Stade Louis Lumière in Paris.
New Zealand claimed the second automatic spot in the semi-finals on offer at the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Rio 2016 Qualification Tournament in Paris.
The United States continued in ominous form at the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Rio 2016 qualifier as they swept into the semi-finals in Paris.
United States began the Rio 2016 Wheelchair Rugby Qualification Tournament with two victories in the round robin phase in Paris today,
The United States will begin as favourites to claim one of two places on offer for the wheelchair rugby competition at this year's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro when the final qualification tournament is due to begin tomorrow.
Swedish head coach to assist Finland's wheelchair rugby team in Rio 2016 Paralympic Games qualification tournament
Sweden’s national wheelchair rugby head coach Benoit Labrecque is to assist Finland’s bid to join them at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Hosts France to begin pursuit of Rio 2016 berth against Finland at wheelchair rugby qualifying tournament
Hosts France will begin their quest for a place at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games against Finland in the opening match of the wheelchair rugby qualifying tournament, it has been announced.
Britain sprung a surprise at the wheelchair rugby test event for the Rio 2016 as they beat defending world and Paralympic champions Australia and London 2012 silver medallists Canada to the top of the podium at Carioca Arena 1.
Jussi Immonen has been appointed as the new head coach of Finland's wheelchair rugby team.