Avani Lekhara became the first woman athlete to secure a gold in the history of either the Olympics or Paralympics.
It is a different kind of feeling when para-athletes win medals for the country at Tokyo Paralympics
Asian record holder Nishad Kumar won the silver medal with a best effort of 2.06m in the Men's High Jump T47 event of the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics.
Prasad was a member of the historic India men's hockey team that won the bronze medal in the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics.
The country won its first-ever medal at the 1972 Paralympics, and ever since, there have been many athletes who have joined Murlikant Petkar.
For Suyash Jadhav, it is his 2nd Paralympic Games, while Niranjan Mukundan and Prachi Yadav will be making their bow at the biggest stage for the first time in Tokyo.
With excitement at a fever pitch, thousands of Paralympic athletes worldwide are gearing up to compete in 539 events across 22 sports.
Fighter Paige VanZant, who now competes in the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship, admitted recently that she was struggling with her mental health.
Added to the list of issues WFI had with Vinesh, was that she was seen sporting the name of her personal sponsor on her singlet instead of the official sponsor of the Indian contin...
Vinesh Phogat has opened up on her depression after she lost in the Tokyo Olympics 2020.