Swimmers from six different countries shared the first eight gold medals as the 2019 World Para Swimming World Series begun in Melbourne today.
The third edition of the World Para Swimming World Series is set to begin in Melbourne tomorrow as the competition travels to Australia for the first time.
Malaysia will reportedly lose RM5 million (£932,000/$1.2 million/€1.1 million) after the country was stripped of this year's World Para Swimming Championships because of the nation's refusal to allow Israel to compete.
Canada's nine-time Paralympic swimming gold medallist Benoit Huot has announced his retirement after competing for over two decades.
The Malaysian Government has remained defiant after the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) chose to strip the country of the rights to host this year’s World Para Swimming Championships in Kuching.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has stripped Malaysia of the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships with the country unable to guarantee that Israeli athletes could compete.
Action Against Discrimination urges IPC to ban Malaysia from hosting this year's World Para Swimming Championships
Action Against Discrimination (AAD) has urged the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to change the venue of this year's World Para Swimming Championships with current hosts Malaysia refusing to allow Israeli athletes into the country.
US Paralympics have announced the 48 athletes selected to compete on this year's national swimming team.
Malaysian Prime Minister insists Israeli athletes not welcome in country for World Para Swimming Championships
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has claimed there is "no place for Israeli athletes" in his country which is due to host this year's World Para Swimming Championships.
IPC optimistic Israeli athletes will receive visas for World Para Swimming Championships in Malaysia after concerns raised
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) have claimed they are optimistic Israeli athletes will be able to attend the World Para Swimming Championships after concerns were raised they would not receive visas for Malaysia.
Two-time Paralympic gold medallist Mary Fisher has today announced her retirement from the sport of swimming to focus on further adventures.
Paralympic swimming champion Josef Craig of Great Britain has announced his retirement from the sport at the age of just 21.
USA Swimming have announced three-time Paralympic champion Rebecca Meyers as the 2018 Athlete of the Year in Para-swimming.
Britain's London 2012 Paralympic 100 metres backstroke champion, Jonathan Fox has announced his retirement from the sport following reclassification and health issues.
The 2019 World Para Swimming Series will feature events in eight countries across four continents, making it "the largest to date", World Para Swimming (WPS) have announced.