Defending champions Russia lost their opening match as the Blind Football European Championships began in Rome today.
Summer Paralympic Sports
Britain's Gilliver earns golden birthday present as China dominate day one of Wheelchair Fencing World Championships
Piers Gilliver, Britain's Rio 2016 Olympic Games silver medallist, earned his first global gold, at the epee A event at the Wheelchair Fencing World Championships in Cheungju, South Korea.
Hosts Rwanda maintained their 100 per cent record at the Women's ParaVolley Africa Sitting Volleyball Championships with another two victories.
More than 200 competitors have converged on Cheongju in South Korea for the Wheelchair Fencing World Championships which start tomorrow and run until September 23.
Russia are favourites to defend their title at the Blind Football European Championships which begin tomorrow in Rome.
A total of 312 players have assembled in Helsingborg in Sweden to contest the European Para Table Tennis Championships that start tomorrow – with a place in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics on offer to men's and women's champions.
Hosts Rwanda won both of their opening matches on day one of the Women's ParaVolley Africa Sitting Volleyball Championships.
Britain's Alice Tai claimed her seventh gold medal as eight world records tumbled on a thrilling final night at the World Para Swimming Championships in London.
Three-time Paralympic champion Carol Cooke of Australia produced another vintage display to secure the gold medal in the women's T2 road race on the final day of the International Cycling Union Para-cycling Road World Championships in Emmen.
Uzbekistan powerlifter Navruzbek Abdurasulov has been given a four-year doping ban by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
Chinese teenage sensation Jiang Yuyan and Russian Roman Zhdanov excelled once again as six world records were broken at the World Para Swimming Championships in London.
Tristan Bangma and Patrick Bos of the Netherlands clinched the men's B title, as road races began at the International Cycling Union Para-cycling Road World Championships in Emmen, The Netherlands.
Madeira has been announced as the host for the 2021 World Para Swimming Championships.
Britain's Alice Tai extended her gold medal tally to six, while New Zealand's Cameron Leslie broke the men's 50 metres freestyle S4 world record at the World Para Swimming Championships in London.
Paralympic champion Zanardi among Italy's four gold medallists at UCI Para-cycling Road World Championships
Alessandro Zanardi was one of Italy's four gold medallists as time trial action concluded at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-cycling Road World Championships in Emmen.