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Tag: Paralympic Games

Suresh sets golden target at Tokyo Paralympics

Suresh wants to deliver gold for Malaysia in Tokyo next year.

Tokyo works to boost Paralympic profile before 2020 Games

Nearly half of Tokyo's residents can't name a single Paralympian and international sporting officials are worried about the city's readiness to accommodate athletes. As the 2020 Games approaches, the Japanese capital has work to do.

Paralympic hero brought to tears on return home

Hundreds of Malaysians join Paralympians' families, VIPs at KLIA to witness a 'moment of history'.

Long jumper Latif may bring a third gold

Sports council chief says Ridzuan, Ziyad and Latif have been among front-runners in their events over the past few seasons.

KJ: How I made sure of equal pay for parathletes

Sports minister tells of the time that parathletes received only 30% of normal athletes' allowances and about officials who were against raising the amount.

From Batu Road kuey-teow seller to champ

Paralympian gold medallist's father tells of son's hard work and loving people who propelled Muhd Ziyad to the top.

Khairy banks on paralympic athletes to grab gold in Rio

Youth and sports minister says our athletes are ranked among the world's top five and could very well win Malaysia's first gold in the Rio Paralympic Games.