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Golden double for Cooke

September 17th, 2016

Carol Cooke is the toast of the Australian Paralympics team after becoming the first Aussie athlete to win two individual gold medals in Rio.

Steelers secure top spot

September 17th, 2016

The Australian Steelers are one victory away from the Rio 2016 gold medal matc

Reynolds paddles to Rio silver

September 16th, 2016

Amanda Reynolds took silver in the women's para-canoe KL3 final, beaten by 0.03 of a second by British gold medallist Anne Dickins.

Emotional Murphy secures silver

September 16th, 2016

VIS athlete Ashleigh McConnell won gold in the women’s W4x100m freestyle 34 point relay.

Alcott creates history

September 15th, 2016

Dylan Alcott has added a second Paralympic title to his Rio resume after winning gold in the quad singles.

Holt wins silver in Rio

September 15th, 2016

Teenage sprint sensation Isis Holt won the silver medal in the T35 100m for athletes with cerebral palsy.

Medals galore for VIS cyclists

September 15th, 2016

Day seven was the first day of competition in road cycling, and Australia had a successful day, winning a total of six medals in the time trial events.

Alcott overcomes odds to win gold

September 14th, 2016

Australian duo Dylan Alcott and Heath Davidson have come from behind to win the tennis quad doubles gold medal at the Rio Paralympics.

DISCO DISKEN

September 14th, 2016

Timothy Disken has the complete set of Rio 2016 Paralympic medals after winning silver in the men’s 50m S9 freestyle event

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