Hannah Cockroft of Great Britain wins gold in the Women’s 200m - T34 Final.
Natalia Partyka of Poland in action during the Women’s Team Table Tennis.
Nigel Murray of Great Britain reacts after playing a shot during the Mixed Boccia Individual - BC4 quarter finals.
Mahmoud Khaldi of Tunisia crosses the line to win gold in the Men’s 400m - T12 Final.
Yijun Chen of China celebrates after winning the gold in Men’s Individual Sabre Wheelchair Fencing.
David Weir of Great Britain wins gold in the Men’s 800m - T54 Final.
Assunta Legnante of Italy competes in the Women’s Shot Put F11/F12 Final.
Alex Zanardi of Italy celebrates winning the Men’s Individual H4 Time Trial.
Sam Chik Tam of Hong Kong celebrates victory during his Mens Epee Category B Quarter Final match against Daoliang Hu of China.
Nicholas Taylor of the United States and teammate David Wagner celebrates after the Quad Doubles Wheelchair Tennis Gold Medal match.
James O’Shea of Great Britain dives from the blocks in the Men’s 100m Breaststroke - SB5 Final.
Alphanso Cunningham of Jamaica competes in the Men’s Discus Throw - F51/52/53 Final.
Jiri Jezek of the Czech Republic reacts to winning the Men’s Indiviual C4 Time Trial.
Guide Guilherme Soares de Santana reacts to Terezinha Guilhermina of Brazil winning gold before she knows she’s won the Women’s 100m T11 Final.
Richard Oribe of Spain celebrates after winning the silver in the Men’s 100m Freestyle - S4 Final.
Yunidis Castillo of Cuba celebrates as she wins gold in the Women’s 100m T46 Final.
Catherine O’Neill of Ireland takes part in the women’s club throw F51/31/32 classification final.
The South African Men’s 4×100m relay team celebrates winning gold and setting a new world record in the T42/T46 Final.
Iliesa Delana from Fiji celebrates winning the men’s High Jump Final F42.
Katherine Downie, Ellie Cole and Maddison Elliot of Australia celebrate as teamate Jacqueline Freney wins them the gold medal in the Women’s 4×100m Freestyle.
Germany’s Vanessa Low competes in the Women’s Long Jump F42/44 final.
Silver medallist Cigdem Dede of Turkey, gold medallist Ivory Nwokorie of Nigeria and bronze medallist Lidiia Soloviova of Ukraine pose on the podium during the medal ceremony for the women’s -44kg powerlifting competition.
Marie-Amelie le Fur of France trips as she crosses line to win gold ahead of April Homes of the United States Women’s 100m.
Britain’s Jonnie Peacock celebrates after winning gold in the Men’s 100m - T44.
Jon-Allan Butterworth of Great Britain rides on day 8 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
Yohansson Nascimento of Brazil celebrates winning silver in the Men’s 400m - T46 Final.
Competitors are seen through the Paralympic flame as they race during the Women’s 5000m T54 classification heats.
Matt Stutzman of the United States competes in the Men’s Individual Compound Archery.
Andy Avellana of Philippines competes in the Men’s High Jump - F42 Final.
Martine Wright of Great Britain, who lost her legs in the 7/7 bombings, waves to her family in the crowd after the opening game of the womens sitting volleyball tournament.
Scott Mccowan of Great Britain plays a shot during the Mixed Individual Boccia - BC2.
Sarah Storey of Great Britain celebrates winning her eleventh Paralympic gold medal after victory in the Women’s Individual C4-5 Road Race during the road cycling.
China’s He Junquan bites on a towel to aid his start in the men’s 50m Backstroke S5.
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