Day seven of the Tokyo Paralympics is underway and Dame Sarah Storey gained her sixteenth profession Paralympics gold medal with victory within the C5 highway time trial race on the Tokyo Video games.
Britain’s Crystal Lane-Wright completed with the silver medal, and Germany’s Kerstin Brachtendorf took bronze within the Tuesday race on the Fuji Worldwide Speedway in Japan.
Storey crossed the road in 36:08.90, comfortably forward of Lane-Wright who accomplished the course in 37:40.89.
The win was her second gold medal of the Tokyo Video games after she took the ladies’s C5 3,000m particular person pursuit on the Izu Velodrome.
With the win she tied the 33-year-old British gold medal file of swimmer Mike Kenny, who gained his golds between 1976 to 1988, and
Elsewhere there may be additionally the quarterfinals within the ladies’s wheelchair basketball and males’s goalball competitions.
And within the pool American Mallory Weggemann can be aiming for her third gold medal of the video games as she competes within the ladies’s 100m freestyle S7, together with Julia Gaffney and McKenzie Coen.
American star Jessica Lengthy can even be trying so as to add to her profession whole of 25 medals as she competes within the ladies’s 400m frestyle S8 last.
Comply with all of the motion from the Tokyo Paralympics beneath.
China break world file in shotput
Lijuan Zou of China has smashed her personal world file to clinch gold medal in ladies’s F34 shotput.
Poland’s Lucyna Kornobys has gained silver whereas Morocco’s Saida Amoudi takes bronze dwelling. With Amoudi’s victory, it’s Morocco’s first medal within the Tokyo 2020 Video games.
Shweta Sharma31 August 2021 05:32
‘Forgot about my age,’ says Japan’s oldest para athlete after successful gold
Age is certainly only a quantity for Sugiura Keiko who grew to become paralympic gold medalist within the age of fifty. She is Japan’s oldest Paralympic gold medallist surpassing 46-year-old Ushijubo Takio, who a judo medal at Atlanta 1996.
She gained ladies’s C1-3 time trial defeating Sweden’s Anna Beck and Australia’s Paige Greco.
“At this time I forgot about my age. I can’t set a file for being the youngest, however I can set a file for being the oldest once more. Gold medal, thank goodness,” she stated after her win.
Shweta Sharma31 August 2021 05:23
Gold for Hug
Switzerland’s Marcel Hug broke his personal world file males’s T54 1,500m. He clocked 2:49.55 to take gold dwelling. It could be his second medal in Tokyo 2020.
For Thailand, it was double delight as each second and third place have been held by the Thai para athletes. Prawat Wahoram and Putharet Khongrak gained silver and bronze respectively.
Shweta Sharma31 August 2021 05:06
Iran break world file to win taking pictures gold
Iran’s Sareh Javanmardi has gained gold in ladies’s 10m air pistol SH1 last by creating a brand new world file.
She scored 239.2 factors, beating Turkey’s Aysegul Pehlivanlar, who device silver and Krisztina David of Hungary, who settled for bronze medal.
Shweta Sharma31 August 2021 04:43
New Paralympic file by Australia’s James Turner
James Turner has gained gold by clocking file Paralympic time in males’s T36 400m.
Evgenii Shvetsov of RCP takes dwelling silver whereas Williams Stedman of New Zealand has gained bronze.
Shweta Sharma31 August 2021 04:32
Austria declare first gold of Tokyo 2020
Walter Ablinger has gained first gold medal for Austria after ending males’s H3 time trial in 43:39.17.
Vico Merklein of Germany gained silver and Luis Garcia Marquina of Spain will take dwelling silver.
Shweta Sharma31 August 2021 04:25
Brazil’s Yeltsin Jacques takes gold in world file time
Yeltsin Jacques has gained his second medal of Tokyo 2020 video games by successful males’s T11 1500m. He clocked world file time of three:57.60, breaking 2012 London video games file.
Japan’s WADA Shinya completed with silver whereas RPC’s Fedor Rudakov took bronze.
Shweta Sharma31 August 2021 04:21
Finland clinch first gold medal of Tokyo 2020
Toni Piispanen of Finland gained his nation’s first gold medal with Paralympic file in males’s 200m T51. That is Piispanen’s second medal after successful the 100m – T51 at London 2012.
Belgium held each second and third place on the rostrum within the race.
Shweta Sharma31 August 2021 04:16
Paralympics 2021: Dame Sarah Storey wins sixteenth gold medal
Dame Sarah Storey has gained her sixteenth profession Paralympics gold medal with victory within the C5 highway time trial race on the Tokyo Video games.
Graeme Massie31 August 2021 02:59
Crew GB calls Dame Sarah Storey an ‘icon’ after win
“Dame Sarah Storey now has an astonishing 16 Paralympic gold medals – our joint highest with swimmer Mike Kenny. Icon,” tweeted Crew GB.
Graeme Massie31 August 2021 02:30