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Ellie Robinson: Rio Paralympic gold medallist announces swimming retirementBritish swimmer Ellie Robinson - a Paralympic gold and bronze medallist in Rio, aged 15 - announces her retirement from the sport.
At E Auction of PM's memontos, sports gear of Olympians, paralympians grab eyeballsBadminton rackets used by the Paralympic gold medallist, the javelin which brought India its first gold in the Olympics and gloves worn by the bronze medal winning athlete are among Prime Minister..
'Have I got this? I need to get to that finish line' - Storey on becoming GB's most successful ParalympianSarah Storey, the 17-time Paralympic champion, speaks to BBC Breakfast's Sally Nugent after becoming Great Britain's most successful Paralympian of all time.
Hannah Cockroft: 'There really is a sport for everyone'Seven-time Paralympic champion Hannah Cockroft talks to Sally Nugent on BBC Breakfast about the impact of increased coverage on future generations.
Maisie Summers-Newton: Crowds welcome home Paralympic double gold medallistParalympic double gold medallist Maisie Summers-Newton returns home to rapturous applause and cheering.
ParalympicsGB 'rewrote the history books' in TokyoGreat Britain's Paralympics team has "rewritten the history books" with their performance in Tokyo, says chef de mission Penny Briscoe.
Tokyo Paralympics: Hannah Cockroft wins seventh gold in British one-two in T34 800mHannah Cockroft wins her seventh Paralympic gold medal as British team-mate Kare Adenegan takes silver in the women's T34 800m at Tokyo 2020.
Golden Games: Relive the glory with an A-Z of GB's Paralympic championsGreat Britain's athletes have pulled in more than 100 medals at the Paralympics, including 38 golds, and are second in the table behind China.
Ellie Simmonds says Paralympic career is over after missing out on medalEllie Simmonds says her Paralympic career is at an end after missing out on a medal in her final race of the Tokyo Games.
Sarah Storey says her 17th Paralympic gold 'feels like an out of body experience'Sarah Storey says she "feels immensely proud" to have won a record 17 Paralympic gold medals and is hoping to add more at Paris 2024.
Tokyo Paralympics: Sarah Storey wins record-breaking 17th gold in women's C4-5 road raceSarah Storey wins her 17th Paralympic gold by defending her women's C4-5 road race title to become Great Britain's most successful Paralympian of all time.
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Tokyo Paralympics: UK government call on clubs to use £100m funding to make sport more accessibleClubs need to use the £100m of funding available to make sport "more accessible" for disabled people following the Paralympics, says the government.
Tokyo Paralympics: GB's Gordon Reid through to wheelchair tennis semi-finalsDefending Paralympic champion Gordon Reid beats Argentina's Gustavo Fernandez 7-5 3-6 6-1 to reach the semi-finals of the men's singles in the wheelchair tennis competition
Tokyo Paralympics: David Smith wins fifth boccia goldWatch the moment GB's David Smith retained his individual boccia title with a thrilling victory in the BC1 decider to claim his fifth Paralympic medal.
Tokyo Paralympics: Ellie Robinson - 'I am proud and happy to tell my story'Gold, Perthes' disease and competing on her own term - meet Paralympic swimmer Ellie Robinson, who finished fifth in the women's S6 butterfly final in Tokyo.
Toyko Paralympics: Sarah Storey wins 16th gold after C5 time trial victoryWatch the moment Sarah Storey became Britain's joint-most successful Paralympic athlete, winning the women's C5 time trial to earn her 16th gold medal.
Tokyo Paralympics: Two-time champion Jonnie Peacock wins joint bronze in T64 100mJonnie Peacock wins joint bronze in the T64 100m as he misses out on a third consecutive Paralympic sprint title in Tokyo.
Tokyo Paralympics: GB's Andrew Small wins men's T33 100m gold, with Harri Jenkins taking bronzeWatch Great Britain's Andrew Small win Paralympic gold in the men's T33 100m in 17.73 seconds, with team-mate Harri Jenkins taking bronze.
Tokyo Paralympics: Wheelchair racer Andrew Small and archer Phoebe Paterson Pine win goldsAndrew Small wins his first Paralympic title in the T33 100m as Phoebe Paterson Pine takes archery gold on her Games debut on day six of Tokyo 2020.
Tokyo Paralympics: GB beat USA to win first wheelchair rugby goldGreat Britain secure a tense 54-49 victory over the USA to win gold and secure their first wheelchair rugby medal at a Paralympic Games.
Tokyo Paralympics: Lauren Steadman wins triathlon gold for Great BritainBritain's Lauren Steadman turns Rio 2016 heartbreak into Tokyo triumph with Paralympic gold in the PTS5 category.
Tokyo Paralympics: Great Britain's Hannah Cockroft wins third successive 100m goldGreat Britain's Hannah Cockroft claims a stunning sixth Paralympic title with her third consecutive T34 100m crown on day five in Tokyo, as Lauren Steadman wins triathlon gold.
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Tokyo Paralympics: GB wheelchair rugby team reach first Paralympic finalThe Great Britain wheelchair rugby team reach their first Paralympic final with a six-point victory over hosts Japan.
Gold rush as husband and wife cyclists take top honour at Tokyo ParalympicsMarried cyclists Neil and Lora Fachie have won Paralympic gold just hours apart on the final day of track cycling that saw three further medals for Great Britain.
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Paralympic cheats stopped me winning goldBritish swimmer Dan Pepper says his career was ruined by the ban on intellectual impairment sports at the Paralympics after a cheating scandal in 2000.
Tokyo Paralympics: Jaco van Gass - from injury in Afghanistan to Paralympic championTwelve years ago, Jaco van Gass was fighting for his life after being injured in Afghanistan. Now he's a Paralympic champion.
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Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Jaco Van Gass beats GB team-mate Fin Graham in pursuit finalWatch Paralympics GB's Jaco Van Gass beat team-mate Fin Graham in the final of the men's C3 3000m Individual Pursuit to win gold at the Isu Velodrome at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Tokyo Paralympics: Britain's Ali Jawad says he has 'been in self-isolation for three years'British powerlifter Ali Jawad says he has effectively self-isolated for three years to make it to the Paralympics.
Tokyo Paralympics: GB cyclists continue Tokyo medal haul on day twoGreat Britain cyclists are guaranteed another Paralympic gold and silver after an earlier silver at the Velodrome.
Tokyo Paralympics: Sarah Storey wins 15th Paralympic goldBritain's Sarah Storey wins her 15th Paralympic title for Britain's first gold medal at the Tokyo Games.
How Sarah Storey overcame bullying and eating disorder to become Britain's greatest female ParalympianShe has won 14 Paralympic gold medals and broken 75 world records, but Dame Sarah Storey is clear about what she believes is her greatest accomplishment.
Paralympics: Tokyo Games chief highlights 'very difficult situation'The Paralympics will take place in "a very difficult situation", say organisers as daily cases of Covid in Japan breach 25,000 for the first time.
Tokyo Paralympics: Terry Bywater looks to a 'different' seventh GamesGB wheelchair basketball player Terry Bywater says he didn't know if the pandemic would end his Paralympic career.
Sophie Christiansen: Paralympian heartbroken to be out of Games due to 'vet issue' with horseEight-time equestrian Paralympic champion Sophie Christiansen is 'heartbroken' to be out of Tokyo 2020.
Ex-Paralympian convicted of causing public nuisance after gluing himself to planeA former Paralympian has been found guilty of causing a public nuisance after supergluing himself to the roof of a British Airways plane.
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Tokyo 2020: Sarah Storey selected for ParalympicsGB cycling squadDame Sarah Storey will hoping to add to her 14 gold medals in her eighth Paralympic Games after being named in Britain's cycling squad.
Tokyo Paralympics: Alice Tai withdraws with elbow injuryParalympic champion Alice Tai will not compete at the Tokyo Games because of an elbow injury.
No high-fives, cheering or alcohol: Tokyo Olympics will be 'safe and secure' but not much funHigh fives, talking loudly and drinking alcohol are just some of the things that have been banned by organisers of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.