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Ukraine’s Lidiia Soloviova claimed gold on the second day of the 2015 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting European Open Championships with the two-time Paralympic champion producing three fine lifts in Eger, Hungary.
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A rare 22 karat gold medal from the Paris 1900 Olympic Games - which was won in automobile racing - is currently featuring in an auction of memorabilia by SCP Auctions.
Volunteers from 10 nations have participated in the fifth edition of the Generations For Peace Samsung Advanced Training, with the programme having taken place from November 20 to 25 in Jordan’s capital city Amman.
France’s Bruno Jourdren, Eric Flageul and Nicolas Vimont-Vicary are targeting a hat-trick of victories in the sonar class at the Para World Sailing Championships, which are set to take place from November 27 to December 3 in Melbourne, Australia.
France’s Teddy Riner will hope to claim his second International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix title in a week as the eight-time world champion headlines the men’s over 100 kilogram division in Jeju, South Korea.
Britain’s Giles Scott claimed the outright lead after the defending champion won the only race on a disrupted second day of the Finn Gold Cup in Takapuna, New Zealand.
Olympic Committee of Israel (OCI) chief executive Gili Lustig has met with Wilfried Lemke, the United Nations secretary general’s special adviser on sport for development and peace (UNOSPDP), to promote sport as a catalyst for peace-building and reconciliation.
China’s Dandan Hu improved her own world record in the women’s up to 45 kilogram event to win gold at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting European Championships, which are taking place in the Hungarian city of Eger.
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