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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Ohio boy takes his first steps with the help of prosthetic legsfun,” Gabe said. Gabe aspires to go on to play in the major leagues one day —
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 2 hours ago
fun,” Gabe said. Gabe aspires to go on to play in the major leagues one day — and his athletic dreams extend beyond baseball. “My big dream is to be in the Paralympics for Ghana or the USA,” Gabe said. “But I want to play track!” By Gabriela Si... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Ohio Boy Takes His First Steps With the Help of Prosthetic Legscool and really fun,” Gabe said. Gabe aspires to go on to play in the major le
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 hours ago
cool and really fun,” Gabe said. Gabe aspires to go on to play in the major leagues one day — and his athletic dreams extend beyond baseball. “My big dream is to be in the Paralympics for Ghana or the USA,” Gabe said. “But I want to play... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Ohio boy takes his first steps with the help of prosthetic legscool and really fun,” Gabe said. Gabe aspires to go on to play in the major le
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 hours ago
cool and really fun,” Gabe said. Gabe aspires to go on to play in the major leagues one day — and his athletic dreams extend beyond baseball. “My big dream is to be in the Paralympics for Ghana or the USA,” Gabe said. “But I want to play... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
VIDEO: 9 y/o baseball player gets legsthey are giving the boy new goals to strive for. These legs are just temporary
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 15 hours ago
they are giving the boy new goals to strive for. These legs are just temporary until Gabe gets used to them. He'll get a permanent pair in the future. He said after that happens, he hopes to compete in the Paralympics for the US or his native Gha... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
9-old baseball player gets prosthetic legshis favorite Cleveland Indians baseball player. Though his prosthetic legs are
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 16 hours ago
his favorite Cleveland Indians baseball player. Though his prosthetic legs are just temporary, he will be getting a permanent pair in the future. Once that happens, Gabe hopes to compete in the Paralympics for the United States. or his native Gh... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Memory of glorious 2012 Paralympic Games enduresthe London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
the London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir Philip Craven reflected on the wonder of the Paralympics in his home nation. Craven told Press Association Sport: “Five years, where’s it gone? It’s wonderful to be... Read more
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Gazette
Memory of glorious 2012 Paralympic Games enduresthe London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir
Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
the London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir Philip Craven reflected on the wonder of the Paralympics in his home nation. Craven told Press Association Sport: “Five years, where’s it gone? It’s wonderful to be... Read more
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guardian-series
Memory of glorious 2012 Paralympic Games enduresthe London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir
guardian-series / Posted 17 hours ago
the London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir Philip Craven reflected on the wonder of the Paralympics in his home nation. Craven told Press Association Sport: “Five years, where’s it gone? It’s wonderful to be... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Memory of glorious 2012 Paralympic Games enduresthe London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
the London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir Philip Craven reflected on the wonder of the Paralympics in his home nation. Craven told Press Association Sport: “Five years, where’s it gone? It’s wonderful to be... Read more
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Harrow Times
Memory of glorious 2012 Paralympic Games enduresthe London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir
Harrow Times / Posted 17 hours ago
the London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir Philip Craven reflected on the wonder of the Paralympics in his home nation. Craven told Press Association Sport: “Five years, where’s it gone? It’s wonderful to be... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Memory of glorious 2012 Paralympic Games enduresthe London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 17 hours ago
the London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir Philip Craven reflected on the wonder of the Paralympics in his home nation. Craven told Press Association Sport: “Five years, where’s it gone? It’s wonderful to be... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Memory of glorious 2012 Paralympic Games enduresthe London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
the London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir Philip Craven reflected on the wonder of the Paralympics in his home nation. Craven told Press Association Sport: “Five years, where’s it gone? It’s wonderful to be... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Memory of glorious 2012 Paralympic Games enduresthe London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 hours ago
the London Stadium last week, International Paralympic Committee president Sir Philip Craven reflected on the wonder of the Paralympics in his home nation. Craven told Press Association Sport: “Five years, where’s it gone? It’s wonderful to be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Wrap Up IPC World Champs With Two Golds and a SilverToit ran an African record of 51 seconds on the dot, while Liebenberg ran 58.09
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Toit ran an African record of 51 seconds on the dot, while Liebenberg ran 58.09sec for her silver medal. A double Rio Paralympics gold medallist, Du Toit won by a country mile as he ended 2.68sec clear of silver medallist Sofiane Hamdi. He was... Read more
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Western Advocate
Diversity the key for Morse’s council ticketreturned to Bathurst to be closer to her family. Ms Lindsay has a passion for
Western Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
returned to Bathurst to be closer to her family. Ms Lindsay has a passion for sport and won a gold medal at the 2004 Paralympics as a pilot cyclist for Lindy Hou in the tandem cycling. Charles Sturt University lecturer Donald Alexander will... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Wright, coach still in disbelief on DQ at Worldsteam was also disqualified in the 2016 Para Summer Games in Rio for an exchange
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
team was also disqualified in the 2016 Para Summer Games in Rio for an exchange outside of permitted zone, and at the 2012 Paralympics in London. At the Para Athletic World Championships in 2015 in Qatar, the U.S. fumbled an exchange and finished... Read more
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The Star
Shot putter accepts Khairy’s challenge to win the goldFrance. He hurled 17.29m to erase the previous world mark of 16.84m he set en
The Star / Posted yesterday
France. He hurled 17.29m to erase the previous world mark of 16.84m he set en route to bagging the gold at last year’s Rio Paralympics. And Ziyad is ready to raise the bar again by improving the world record at the Aug 19-30 Games against the... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
9-old baseball player gets his ‘training legs’ and takes first stepsGabe. This week marks the six-year anniversary of Gabe's adoption from his nat
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
Gabe. This week marks the six-year anniversary of Gabe's adoption from his native Ghana. His family says he continues to shatter their expectations. Gabe's goal is to one day compete in a Paralympics event for his native country or the United Stat... Read more
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express
World Championships: Eilidh Doyle honoured to be named British athletics captainIPC are yet to finalise the schedule and Cockroft also has a lack of depth in h
express / Posted yesterday
IPC are yet to finalise the schedule and Cockroft also has a lack of depth in her classification. And, ahead of the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, Cockroft said the uncertainty in 2018 has left her concerned. “It’s worrying and scary,” said... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Marine Who Lost His Leg Now Climbs Mountains to Help Othersbut “it's more of a mental struggle. That's really the hardest battle of all,”
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
but “it's more of a mental struggle. That's really the hardest battle of all,” he says. He attempted to make the U.S. Paralympics team twice as a sprinter, but after he came up short, Storey found a new passion during a trip to Antarctica:... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Marine Who Lost His Leg Now Climbs Mountains to Help Othersbut “it's more of a mental struggle. That's really the hardest battle of all,”
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
but “it's more of a mental struggle. That's really the hardest battle of all,” he says. He attempted to make the U.S. Paralympics team twice as a sprinter, but after he came up short, Storey found a new passion during a trip to Antarctica:... Read more
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The Courier
Rizzo off to worldshe is. While the championship will be his first overseas experience, Rizzo hop
The Courier / Posted yesterday
he is. While the championship will be his first overseas experience, Rizzo hopes it will be the first of many with his dream to win gold for Australia at a Paralympics. The world para-athletics junior championships will be held from August 3... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Para athletes are now national heroes, yet disabled children still struggle to get into sports. Why?these games actually help and inspire children with disabilities in this countr
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
these games actually help and inspire children with disabilities in this country to get into sport? Since the 2012 Summer Paralympics, we’ve celebrated the great progress made in Paralympic sport. Without a doubt there has been a discernible... Read more
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CTV News
Japan marks three-year countdown to Tokyo 2020 Gamesat the Olympics surfing venue. In Tokyo, a concert and other festivities were p
CTV News / Posted yesterday
at the Olympics surfing venue. In Tokyo, a concert and other festivities were planned after dark. The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are due to be held July 24-Sept. 6, 2020. Since public transport is crowded even without Olympics-related... Read more
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NBC Miami
Japan Marks Three-Year Countdown to Tokyo 2020 Gameswere planned after dark. How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
were planned after dark. How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s Largest Tunnels? The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are due to be held July 24-Sept. 6, 2020. Since public transport is crowded even without Olympics-related... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Japan Marks Three-Year Countdown to Tokyo 2020 Gameswere planned after dark. How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
were planned after dark. How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s Largest Tunnels? The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are due to be held July 24-Sept. 6, 2020. Since public transport is crowded even without Olympics-related... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Japan Marks Three-Year Countdown to Tokyo 2020 Gameswere planned after dark. How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
were planned after dark. How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s Largest Tunnels? The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are due to be held July 24-Sept. 6, 2020. Since public transport is crowded even without Olympics-related... Read more
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NBC New York
Japan Marks Three-Year Countdown to Tokyo 2020 Gameswere planned after dark. How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s
NBC New York / Posted yesterday
were planned after dark. How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s Largest Tunnels? The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are due to be held July 24-Sept. 6, 2020. Since public transport is crowded even without Olympics-related... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Hannah Cockroft worried by uncertain race calendar in 2018are yet to finalise the schedule and Cockroft also has a lack of depth in her c
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
are yet to finalise the schedule and Cockroft also has a lack of depth in her classification. And, ahead of the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, Cockroft conceded the uncertainty in 2018 has left her concerned. "It's worrying and scary," she told... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Japan marks 3-year countdown to Tokyo 2020 Olympic Gamesthe Olympics surfing venue. In Tokyo, a concert and other festivities were plan
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
the Olympics surfing venue. In Tokyo, a concert and other festivities were planned for after dark. The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are due to be held July 24-Sept. 6, 2020. Since public transport is crowded even without Olympics-related... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buis, Hamman, Fourie Fly to Full House of Medals for SAI'll be focusing on the 100m there, the possibilities are endless. Every step o
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
I'll be focusing on the 100m there, the possibilities are endless. Every step of these championships was for God.' Rio Paralympics gold medallist Reinhardt Hamman also heaved his way to silver in the F38 javelin competition, while retiring... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Japan marks three-year countdown to Tokyo 2020 Gameson Aug. 7. Other events were to include traditional dancing and surfing at the
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
on Aug. 7. Other events were to include traditional dancing and surfing at the Olympics surfing venue. In Tokyo, a concert and other festivities were planned for after dark. The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are to be held July 24-Sept. 6,... Read more
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walesonline
Welshman smashes world record on way to astonishing achievementmetres, but his second - a staggering 17.52m - smashed the world record. "No o
walesonline / Posted yesterday
metres, but his second - a staggering 17.52m - smashed the world record. "No offence to Rio [de Janeiro, host of the 2016 Paralympics], this for me was bigger than Rio," he said.Great Britain's Aled Davies competes in the Men's F42 Shot Put... Read more
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Island Packet
Japan marks three-year countdown to Tokyo 2020 Gameson Aug. 7. Other events were to include traditional dancing and surfing at the
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
on Aug. 7. Other events were to include traditional dancing and surfing at the Olympics surfing venue. In Tokyo, a concert and other festivities were planned for after dark. The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are to be held July 24-Sept. 6,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Paralympic boss Paula Dunn eyeing improvement after successful championshipshaul of 38 and Dunn is excited about the future. She said: "If I look back to
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
haul of 38 and Dunn is excited about the future. She said: "If I look back to when we did it in 2013 - the year after the Paralympics in London - we got 29 medals and finished fifth. "In my mind we have a stronger team at the same time of the... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Malaysians are breaking world records in the international sporting arenaPara Athletics Championships in London. Mind you, Ridzuan won the gold medal an
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
Para Athletics Championships in London. Mind you, Ridzuan won the gold medal and broke the world record at the 2016 Rio Paralympics. Before that, Muhammad Ziyad Zolkefli the gold medal for the men’s shot put F20 (intellectual disability) and... Read more
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The News and Star
Paralympic boss Paula Dunn eyeing improvement after successful championshipshaul of 38 and Dunn is excited about the future. She said: "If I look back to
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
haul of 38 and Dunn is excited about the future. She said: "If I look back to when we did it in 2013 - the year after the Paralympics in London - we got 29 medals and finished fifth. "In my mind we have a stronger team at the same time of the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Marine Veteran Who Lost Leg Climbs to Help Disabled, Veteransbut “it's more of a mental struggle. That's really the hardest battle of all,”
NBC San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
but “it's more of a mental struggle. That's really the hardest battle of all,” he says. He attempted to make the U.S. Paralympics team twice as a sprinter, but when he came up short Storey found a new passion during a climb on Antarctica... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Madison comes up roses at world titlesLate gold for Madison de Rozario, world Para-Athletics, Amanda Lulham, Paralymp
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Late gold for Madison de Rozario, world Para-Athletics, Amanda Lulham, Paralympics, women in sport, Swoop | Daily Telegraph WHEELCHAIR racer Madison de Rozario showed timing is everything as she raced off with gold in a tactical 5000m T54 event and... Read more
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The Star
It’s a fine endingclock a season-best 12.15 at the London Stadium on Saturday. China’s Yang Yife
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
clock a season-best 12.15 at the London Stadium on Saturday. China’s Yang Yifei avenged his defeat to Ridzuan at the Rio Paralympics last year to clinch the gold in a new Asian record time of 11.93. Ridzuan had beaten Yifei to win Malaysia’s... Read more
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Manning River Times
James Turner wins third gold medal at world championshipsbeen able to hit it hard when it counted most. "We've been placing a lot of fo
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
been able to hit it hard when it counted most. "We've been placing a lot of focus on mental resilience, mindfulness and keeping your head on in tough situations which has really helped me." Turner won the 800 metres at last year’s Rio Paralym... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
World Para Athletics Championships could return to London in 2019 - Warneryear and if the Worlds are here in 2019 it'll be a bonus. "If it's Kuala Lumpu
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
year and if the Worlds are here in 2019 it'll be a bonus. "If it's Kuala Lumpur - whatever they decide - we'll go and roll into Tokyo (for the 2020 Paralympics). I think there's a potential bid in from them (Kuala Lumpur) but hopefully we ge... Read more
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The News and Star
World Para Athletics Championships could return to London in 2019 - Warneryear and if the Worlds are here in 2019 it'll be a bonus. "If it's Kuala Lumpu
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
year and if the Worlds are here in 2019 it'll be a bonus. "If it's Kuala Lumpur - whatever they decide - we'll go and roll into Tokyo (for the 2020 Paralympics). I think there's a potential bid in from them (Kuala Lumpur) but hopefully we ge... Read more
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BBC News
Rio de Janeiro: Police protest over rising Brazil violencecrimes' Violence has been on the rise in Brazil - and particularly in Rio de J
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
crimes' Violence has been on the rise in Brazil - and particularly in Rio de Janeiro - since the end of the Olympics and Paralympics nearly a year ago. Brazil is now going through the worst recession in its history. The finances of many states,... Read more
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NZCity
NZ bag double on para worlds final dayinternational debutant Pitcher, who won bronze in the 400m. Stedman, 17, match
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
international debutant Pitcher, who won bronze in the 400m. Stedman, 17, matched his bronze won at last year's Rio Paralympics. Long jumper Anna Grimaldi, who won gold at Rio, was fourth in a fiercely-fought T47 competition on... Read more
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The News and Star
I know now I belong among world's best, says Sammi Kinghorn after double goldand smash them all. "I'd love to be the first T53 to go under 16 seconds so th
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
and smash them all. "I'd love to be the first T53 to go under 16 seconds so that's my aim between now and Tokyo (2020 Paralympics). I hoped I'd win one medal, but to win three - two gold and one bronze - has been incredible. My class is so... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
I know now I belong among world's best, says Sammi Kinghorn after double goldand smash them all. "I'd love to be the first T53 to go under 16 seconds so th
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and smash them all. "I'd love to be the first T53 to go under 16 seconds so that's my aim between now and Tokyo (2020 Paralympics). I hoped I'd win one medal, but to win three - two gold and one bronze - has been incredible. My class is so... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Sammi Kinghorn celebrates second gold at World Para Athletics Championshipsfinished behind Canada's Brent Lakatos in 14.85s. Bushell's second place comes
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
finished behind Canada's Brent Lakatos in 14.85s. Bushell's second place comes after disappointment at last year's Rio Paralympics when he could only finish sixth in his title defence. "I've gone from sixth in Rio to second here. What a city... Read more
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The News and Star
Sammi Kinghorn celebrates second gold at World Para Athletics Championshipsfinished behind Canada's Brent Lakatos in 14.85s. Bushell's second place comes
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
finished behind Canada's Brent Lakatos in 14.85s. Bushell's second place comes after disappointment at last year's Rio Paralympics when he could only finish sixth in his title defence. "I've gone from sixth in Rio to second here. What a city... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian Jayden Sawyer makes world record throw for para goldand wheelchair racer Madison de Rozario also claimed gold, winning the 5000m T5
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
and wheelchair racer Madison de Rozario also claimed gold, winning the 5000m T53. Sawyer, 23, placed fifth at the Rio Paralympics last year but felt the big throw for his first world title was reward for his preparation. "I knew I was in a... Read more
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