Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Paralympics

From sprinting to gold to without a licence on the road for ex-para athlete

Mohd Raduan Emeari finds it difficult to move around as he does not possess a driving licence.

Tokyo bids colourful farewell to ‘historic, fantastic’ Paralympics

It was a Games like no other, postponed a year because of the pandemic and dogged by difficulties and low public support in the build-up.

Malaysia takes gold in first Paralympic badminton men’s singles

Six-time world champion Cheah Liek Hou beat Indonesia's Anrimusthi Dheva 21-17, 21-15.

Behind Malaysia’s Paralympic success

Sports analyst Dr Pekan Ramli says Malaysia's management of its Paralympic athletes is one of the best in Asia.

Powerlifting champion clinches first gold for Malaysia at Tokyo Paralympics

Sarawakian Bonnie Bunyau Gustin also broke the Paralympics record of 227kg by lifting 228kg on his third attempt.

Visually impaired man hit by self-driving bus in Paralympic Village

Several local media outlets named the injured pedestrian as Japanese judo athlete Aramitsu Kitazono.

Japan expands virus emergency after Paralympics open

The planned move will mean 33 of Japan's 47 regions are under heightened anti-infection rules.

Tokyo Paralympics open after year’s virus delay

The pared-down ceremony took place in front of around 800 VIPs and officials.

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