Canadian women back on track in wheelchair basketball

RIO DE JANEIRO - Arinn Young of Legal, Alta., and Cindy Ouellet of Quebec City combined for more than half of Canada's scoring as they help put the women's wheelchair basketball team back on the winning track at the Paralympic Games. The Canadians defeated Brazil...

Judo and swimming Ones to Watch announced for Rio 2016

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On Monday (11 January), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced its Ones to Watch athletes for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games in judo and swimming. The Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, which run from 7-18 September, will see up to 4,350...

Japan’s remarkable journey continues as semi-finalists confirmed for men’s Olympic Games rugby sevens

Dan Bibby scores the winning try for Great Britain in extra-time in their quarter-final with Argentina on day two of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games men's rugby sevens  Fiji, Japan, Great Britain and South Africa have qualified for the semi-finals of the Olympic Games men's...

Women’s Sevens Series to stream live from Brazil

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World Rugby has confirmed that the second round of the Women’s Sevens Series will be streamed live from São Paulo, Brazil on 7 and 8 February. (ISN) - The competition kicks off at the Arena Barueri in São Paulo on Saturday, with New Zealand top...

Canada can’t repeat success against Argentina at Grand Prix

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Aug 10,2014(ISN) - BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – It was a week ago that Canada earned an historic victoryover Argentina in the women's volleyball Grand Prix tournament but they couldn'trepeat that success on Saturday falling in four sets to the South Americans. ...

Canada wins last Grand Prix match

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Aug 11,2014(ISN) - BUENOS AIRES – Kyla Richey of Robert's Creeek, B.C., scored 14 points to lead Canadato a 25-21, 25-20, 25-22 victory over Peru on Sunday in its final match in thewomen's volleyball Grand Prix tournament. The Canadians,...

Thierry Neuville pipped Elfyn Evans to win YPF Rally Argentina

Belgian Neuville edged out longtime leader Evans by just 0.7sec in a pulsating final speed test on Sunday when the Welshman clipped a bridge, ending his dreams of a maiden victory. Only two rounds have been decided by a smaller margin in the WRC’s...

Canada Now 0-2 in Women’s FIVB Grand Prix Pool Play

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(ISN)- July 26, 2014 LIMA, Peru: Despite a nice comeback in the second set, Canada couldn't hold offPoland today in Grand Prix (Pool J) action losing 3-1 (25-15, 14-25, 25-21, 25-11)at Eduardo Dibos arena in Lima. It was Poland's second...

Canada Falls to Belgium in Grand Prix Preliminary Round

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(ISN) - July 27, 2014 LIMA, Peru – Belgium powered passed Canada in straight sets (25-13, 25-19, 28-26) in today's match in 2014 FIVB World Grand Prix preliminary round play. It was an exciting finish as Canada fought to survive...

History could be made at Friday’s athletics sessions claims IPC President

Sir Philip Craven, President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), believes history could be made on Friday (9 September), the second day of track and field competition at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. With many of the world’s top Para athletic sprinters likely to be...

Maria Paula Barrera transforms into one of Colombia’s brightest stars

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Colombian teenager Maria Paula Barrera may not be competing at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, but she is looking forward to an exciting future filled with promise. The 14-year-old began her career two years ago, winning two golds and one...

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