Paralympics: Day Four



Lead increased to 14 by Great Britain after 90 seconds of this quarter.

Germany claw it back to a 10-point game: GBR 57-47 GER with 6 minutes left of the match.

Bywater with a 3-point shot for GB! 60-47 the lead now. He then crashes into his teammates on the sidelines as he desperately attempts to keep the ball in play. 5:25 left.

Great team play from the Brits dumbfounds their German opponents and opens the lead back up to 14 points with 2 minutes to play. GBR 64-50 GER

16-point lead opened up in the final minute should see Great Britain comfortably secure the win from here.

FINAL SCORE: Great Britain 66-52 Germany Great Britain's men maintain their lead at the top of Group B with their fourth win out of four in the wheelchair basketball.


A review of a smashing day in the rowing for ParalympicsGB, interviewing the winning mixed coxed fours team of Grace Clough, Dan Brown, James Fox, Pamela Ralph & Oliver James. It would be nice to see mixed team rowing races making it into the Olympics at some point.

Aha! Dwarf Javelin. One of my favourite Paralympic events. Kyron Duke for GB threw 39.30m to finish 6th. Kovan Abdulraheem won gold for Iraq, their first gold at the Paralympics in 12 years.

A replay of the T37 Men's 1500m Final on Channel 4 sees Michael McKillop claim GOLD FOR IRELAND in a time of 4:12.11! He beats Canada's Liam Stanley who stayed on the Irishman's shoulder until the last 200 metres.