Jose Luis Campo, President of the Americas Paralympic Committee, hailed the Parapan American Games as the "best ever" at the event's Closing Ceremony in Toronto's Nathan Philips Square.
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Great Britain suffered defeats in four of the five finals in which they were represented at the EUBC European Confederation Boxing Championships with lightweight Joseph Cordina their sole gold medallist in Samokov, Bulgaria.
Slovenia’s Peter Kauzer won K1M gold at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Slalom World Cup Final in Pau, France, to secure his third overall season title.
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Defending champions Australia will play New Zealand in a repeat of the 2011 Netball World Cup final after both sides successfully came through their semi-final encounters against Jamaica and England respectively at the Allphones Arena on the Olympic Park in Sydney.
Britain eyeing five gold medals after historic day at European Confederation Continental Championships
Great Britain will be represented in five of the 10 finals at the EUBC European Confederation Continental Championships in Samokov, marking the best performance by a boxing team from England, Scotland and Wales in the 90-year history of the event.
China claimed gold and bronze medals in the men’s 50 metre rifle three positions event to preserve their place at the summit of the standings at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Gabala.
China left without medal in women's singles at Badminton World Championships for first time ever after Wang defeated
China’s Wang Yihan lost to India’s Saina Nehwal at the Badminton World Championships in Jakarta, meaning her country have failed to secure a women’s singles medal for the first time since making their debut at the event in 1983.
Japan recovered from a disappointing opening day of women’s competition at the Junior Wrestling World Championships, winning three gold medals to capture the team title in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil.
The official World Series of Boxing (WSB) Season VI group draw is scheduled to take place today in Vargas, Venezuela as the 16 competing teams learn the challenge ahead of them to reach the knock-out stages.
England secured their place in the semi-finals of the Netball World Cup after claiming a hard-fought 62-46 win against South Africa at the Allphones Arena on the Olympic Park in Sydney.
Top seeds Misaki Matsutomo and Ayaka Takahashi suffered a shock exit from the women’s doubles event on a day of upsets at the Badminton World Championships in Jakarta, losing to Malaysia's 24th ranked pair Amelia Alicia Anscelly and Soong Fie Cho.
Scotland’s Shelby Watson set a world record time on her way to winning the women’s 400 metres T33 event at the Cerebral Palsy International Sports and Recreation Association (CPISRA) World Games in Nottingham.