Tokyo 2020 Paralympics: Day Seven Review

It was an impressive day for our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders who combined collected five medals on Day Seven. Meanwhile Dylan Alcott qualified himself into another gold medal match.

Image: Dylan Alcott has won himself a spot in the quad singles gold medal match. Credit: Paralympics Australia 

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All VIS Results

CYCLING ROAD
Women's C4 Time Trial (Emily Petricola)* 
39:43.09 | SILVER
Men's H5 Time Trial (Stuart Tripp)* 
42:56.88 | 8TH 
Men's C5 Time Trial (Alistair Donohoe)* 
43:36.80 | BRONZE
Women's T1-2 Time Trial (Carol Cooke)*  
36:38.46 | SILVER

WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL 
Australia V Algeria Classification Playoff 9/10 (Bree Mellberg, Isabel Martin) 
WIN 71 - 32 | 9TH 

ATHLETICS
Men's 1500m T13 Final (Jaryd Clifford)* 
3:54.69 | BRONZE 

 

SWIMMING
Men's 100m Butterfly S10 Heat 2 (Col Pearse)
58.23 | 2ND - QUALIFIED FOR FINAL 
Men's 100m Butterfly S10 Final (Col Pearse)**  
57.66 | BRONZE

WHEELCHAIR TENNIS
Men's Quad Singles Semi Final (Dylan Alcott) 
WIN 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 | QUALIFIED FOR GOLD MATCH

TABLE TENNIS 
Men's Team Class 9-10 (Ma Lin) 
WIN 2 - 0  
Men's Team Class 9-10 Quarter Final (Ma Lin)** 
WIN 2 - 0

 

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