Keula Nidreia Pereira Semedo may not be leaving Tokyo with a Paralympic medal, but the 32-year-old will be leaving the Games with an engagement ring.
The Japanese athlete, Aramitsu Kitazono, will miss a judo match scheduled for Saturday as a result of his injuries.
Athletes who were scheduled to represent the country at the 2020 Paralympics are no longer attending the games.
The Tokyo Paralympic Games begin on Tuesday with the opening ceremony. They will feature 539 events across 22 sports. Here's how to watch the Paralympics live on TV and online.
The Paralympic Games will held in the Japanese capital from August 24 and will feature 539 events across 22 sports.
So far 74 COVID-19 cases have been linked to the Paralympic Games, which get underway on Tuesday in Tokyo, Japan.
Hogan signed an executive order declaring that Maryland will celebrate the month of July as Disability Culture and Achievements Month.
Team Toyota is more than just a marketing campaign. The 31 athletes the company sponsors benefit from year-round support on the journey to achieve their dream.
The reality star has landed a deal with Team USA and her label will supply the undergarments and loungewear for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.
When I arrived in the U.S. I was really failing to thrive. Doctors said I wouldn't have lived past the age of ten if I had stayed in Ukraine.
The protester has been identified as Irish paralympian James Brown, who is registered as visually impaired and won the bronze medal for cycling in the 2012 Olympics.
His gold and silver can keep the Purple Heart and Bronze Star company.
New emails suggest doping was not limited to Olympic sports.
Zanardi had a double-leg amputation almost 15 years to the day of his triumph.
Mikhail Terentyev says if rules stop clean athletes from playing, change the rules.
Van Niekerk set the 400 meter world record at Rio 2016.
The jeers came a day after impeached former president Dilma Rousseff left office.
The Paralympics sees people battle against the challenges posed by "normality."
Craig Spence, of the IPC, believes the 267 members of the Russian team are owed an apology.
CAS has already taken several decisions favourable to Russia this summer.
Coe's focus is on restoring trust in athletics.
'I believe the Russian government has catastrophically failed its para-athletes. Their medals-over-morals mentality disgusts me,' IPC president says.
Travelers should also be concerned about sunstroke, diarrhea and road accidents, according to a WHO expert.
Charlotte Wilkinson-Burnett was due to compete at Rio 2016 in the paracanoe division.