Rio 2016 Paralympic swimming bronze medallist and former world champion Amy Marren has announced her retirement aged 21.
Britain, Canada and Germany have criticised the timing of an announcement from the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) which threatened wheelchair basketball's place on the Tokyo 2020 programme.
Wheelchair basketball will be removed from the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games programme if the sport's worldwide governing body fails to comply with the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) classification rules.
The Tokyo 2020 Torch arrived in Stoke Mandeville in Britain, considered the birthplace of the Paralympic Games.
IWBF publishes Japanese translations of rules and interpretations as Tokyo 2020 preparations continue
The International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) has announced the Japanese translation of three official technical documents as the world governing body continues its preparations for this year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Scoring machine Zak Madell and five-time Paralympian Patrice Simard are among the 12 players selected to represent hosts Canada at the upcoming International Wheelchair Rugby Federation Paralympic Qualification Tournament in Richmond.
Tokyo 2020 has run a number of drills preparing overseas visitors for natural disasters during this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.
South Africa are set to send their largest team to the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo since Beijing in 2008 with over 100 athletes already holding qualification standards.
Paralympics Australia has released the first of a series of videos set to profile athletes and their journeys to the this year's Paralympic Games, named "Ready Set Tokyo".
Iran has announced its policy for this year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo claiming it will focus on sending athletes who have good medal chances rather than sending a very large team.
The groups for this year's International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Football World Grand Prix in Japan, a tournament that will be an important warm-up for this year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo, have been announced.
Paralympics to remain on free-to-air television in UK after addition to list of "crown jewel" sporting events
The Summer and Winter Paralympic Games will remain on free-to-air television in the United Kingdom after the Government added it to the list of protected sporting events.
UK Athletics has appointed former Premier League general secretary Nic Coward as its interim chief executive after Zara Hyde Peters failed to take up the post following allegations about her husband.
Britain's Paralympic Games gold medallist Paul Blake has announced his retirement from athletics at the age of 30.
Japan's official uniforms for the Opening Ceremonies of both the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been unveiled.