Tag: Paralympics

Ukraine-born Oksana Masters wins 12th Olympic medal at Beijing Paralympics

Ukraine-born Oksana Masters wins 12th Olympic medal at Beijing Paralympics

Most athletes spend a lifetime perfecting one discipline but American Oksana Masters’ talent and resilience earned her a 12th Olympic…

Banned Russian athletes to leave Beijing after deciding against appeal

Banned Russian athletes to leave Beijing after deciding against appeal

Russia’s contingent at the Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing plan to leave China after being banned from participating because of…

2022 Beijing Paralympic Games Russian, Belarusian athletes to compete as neutrals

2022 Beijing Paralympic Games Russian, Belarusian athletes to compete as neutrals

Russians and Belarusians at the Winter Paralympics in Beijing will compete as “neutral athletes” because of their countries’ roles in…

Ukrainian athletes expected to make Paralympics in Beijing; Russia to learn Wednesday whether its athletes can participate

Ukrainian athletes expected to make Paralympics in Beijing; Russia to learn Wednesday whether its athletes can participate

Ukraine’s 20 athletes for the Winter Paralympics are expected to be in Beijing in time for Friday’s opening ceremony, IPC…

Pope hails Paralympians, refugee athletes in Olympic message

Pope hails Paralympians, refugee athletes in Olympic message

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis paid tribute Wednesday to Paralympians and refugee athletes, offering his best wishes for a successful…

Sushant Singh Rajput Birth Anniversary: Shweta Singh Kirti remembers brother with adorable video

Sushant Singh Rajput Birth Anniversary: Shweta Singh Kirti remembers brother with adorable video

Image Source : FILE IMAGE Shweta Singh Kirti remembers Sushant Singh Rajput¬† Sushant Singh Rajput may not be with us…

Six-time snowboard gold medalist Brenna Huckaby allowed to compete at Beijing Winter Paralympics, German court rules

Six-time snowboard gold medalist Brenna Huckaby allowed to compete at Beijing Winter Paralympics, German court rules

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Covid testing shortage could have a ‘devastating’ impact on patient care, doctors warn

Covid testing shortage could have a ‘devastating’ impact on patient care, doctors warn

Britain’s shortage of Covid swabs could have a ‘devastating’ impact on patient care in hospitals, leading doctors have warned. Thousands…

Record breaker Avani Lekhara is just getting started

Record breaker Avani Lekhara is just getting started

India won a record 19 medals at the Paralympics, their best ever in history. To put that into perspective, India…

Avani Lekhara, Shaili Singh, Salima Tete shine in 2021, set standards for years to come

Avani Lekhara, Shaili Singh, Salima Tete shine in 2021, set standards for years to come

To define who an emerging athlete is in an Olympic-Paralympic year can be a long-winded exercise. To narrow it down…