The United States’ Nick Taylor has been announced as the winner of the 2018 UNIQLO Spirit Award.
Summer Paralympic Sports
Panasonic was used as a visual and audio-visual solution supplier at a World Para Powerlifting event for the first time at the Kitakyushu 2018 Asia-Oceania Open Championships, to help promote Para-sports in Japan.
The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) has announced that quad singles and doubles wheelchair tennis will be included in the Wimbledon Championships competition schedule from 2019.
South Korea won both the women's and men's team competitions at the International Blind Sports Federation Judo World Championships in Portugal today, to finish the competition top of the medal table with five titles in all.
The Dutch pair of Marjolein Buis and Aniek van Koot won the women's doubles title at the Wheelchair Doubles Masters on home soil in Bemmel, as the French pair of Stephanie Houdet and Nicolas Peifer won the men's title.
South Korea impressed to win two gold medals and two silvers on day two of the International Blind Sports Association World Judo Championships in the Portuguese city of Odivelas.
The United States pair of Nicholas Taylor and David Wagner won the quads title at the Wheelchair Doubles Masters in The Netherlands for the second year in a row after beating the British pair of Antony Cotterill and Andy Lapthorne in an exact repeat of last year's final.
Great Britain's Andy Lapthorne and Antony Cotterill will play Nicholas Taylor and David Wagner from the United States in the quad doubles final at the Wheelchair Doubles Masters, after each pair won their final group games today in The Netherlands.
Six gold medals were decided on the opening day of the International Blind Sports Federation Judo World Championships in Odivelas.
Syrian powerlifter Shadi Issa has been suspended by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) for committing an anti-doping violation at the 2017 World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai.
Argentina’s Gustavo Fernandez partnered Great Britain’s Gordon Reid in a convincing 6-1, 6-0 victory over their Dutch opponents in the second match of the UNIQLO Wheelchair Doubles Masters in Bemmel.
Odivelas in Portugal is set to host the International Blind Sports Federation Judo World Championships where competitors will be hoping to gain qualification points for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Americans Nicholas Taylor and David Wagner began their defence of the Wheelchair Doubles Masters quad title with a straight sets victory over compatriot Greg Hasterok and South Africa’s Lucas Sithole in Bemmel.
Kairat Football Club in Almaty, Kazakhstan, hosted a successful training weekend for ten players and ten coaches aiming to grow the sport of blind football in the country.
Cancino, Flores and De Vinatea strike home gold at Pan American Para Badminton Championships in Lima
Home player Pilar Jaurequi Cancino, the top seed in the women's singles WH1-WH2 class in the Pan American Para Badminton Championships in Lima, delivered the goods in style on the concluding day of finals.