Four-time Paralympic judo champion Antônio Tenório is set to compete at his seventh Paralympics after being named as part of Brazil’s squad for Tokyo 2020.
Ukraine won two golds on the opening day of the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Wheelchair Fencing World Cup in Warsaw - the final major competition before the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.
Medals were handed out in the final quota tournament, as part of a Para-archery world ranking event in Nové Město, doubling as a final qualifier before the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.
Britain’s Jordanne Whiley earned an emphatic victory over defending champion Aniek van Koot of The Netherlands as wheelchair tennis began at the Wimbledon Championships, moving into the semi-finals with a 6-2, 6-0 win.
Freshly established gold medallists from the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Wheelchair Fencing Category C and Team Sabre World Championships that concluded in Warsaw yesterday will be back in action at the IWAS World Cup that starts tomorrow at the same venue.
The International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) will stage a first-ever Sports Science and Sports Medicine Conference in September, working with Loughborough University's Peter Harrison Centre for Disability Sport.
Asian Paralympic Committee President Majid Rashed has praised the inspirational potential of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics due to get underway on August 24.
Thailand’s Para-powerlifter Netsuda Panna has received a four-year ban for an anti-doping rule violation (ADRV) from the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
Ukraine and Georgia claimed the respective men’s and women’s team sabre titles at the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation Wheelchair Fencing World Championships in Polish capital Warsaw.
Seven-time Paralympian Wakako Tsuchida is set to compete in triathlon at her home Paralympic Games in Tokyo after securing one of the bipartite allocations by World Triathlon.
Sweden has named a 26-strong Paralympic team across 11 different sports - less than half the size of its 58-athlete team at Rio 2016.
US Equestrian has announced its four-strong Paralympic dressage team to take part in the Games.
Four Rio 2016 Paralympic champions are to be involved in the ranking tournament and final qualifier for Tokyo 2020 in Nové Město in the Czech Republic.
Leslie withdraws from New Zealand swimming and wheelchair rugby teams for Tokyo 2020 over family reasons
Cameron Leslie, who was set to become the first New Zealander in 33 years to compete in more than one sport at a Paralympic Games having being named in both the swimming and wheelchair rugby squads for Tokyo 2020, has withdrawn for family reasons.
Morocco are targeting a first podium finish in the five-a-side blind football tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.