Cuba’s sprint queen Omara Durand won a 10th global crown in as many years as she stormed to victory in the women’s 100 metres T12 final at the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai.
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Alice Tai has become the first Para-swimmer to be named Athlete of the Year at the British Swimming Awards.
Costa Rica retained their Blind Football Central American Championship title with a thumping 5-0 win over hosts Guatemala in the final.
Five-time Paralympic champion Hannah Cockroft won the 11th world title of her career by triumphing in the women’s T34 100 metres in Dubai.
Britain's David Hadfield has been re-elected President of the Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed).
Daniel Romanchuk powered to victory in the men’s T54 800 metres event at the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai.
A film aimed at helping coaches train judokas with visual impairments has been developed by the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Judo and the International Judo Federation (IJF).
Canada will stage the final women's sitting volleyball qualifier for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo after Italy withdrew as hosts.
India’s Sandeep Sandeep produced a world record throw to claim victory in the men’s F44 javelin event at the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai.
Australia's Jaryd Clifford broke the men's 1500 metre T13 world record to top the podium at the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai.
The 2019 World Para Athletics Championships will be the first sporting event to promote the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).
The 2019 World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai are set to be broadcast to more countries than ever before, it has been announced on the eve of the event.
The first 3x3 Wheelchair Basketball World Championships will be held during next year's International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) World Games in Thailand.
United Arab Emirates star Sara Alsenani has expressed her excitement about her country hosting this year's World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai.
Sitting volleyball has been confirmed on the programme at next year's International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) World Games in Thailand.