Savichev helps RPC get shot at Paralympic gold

Aleksandr Savichev’s 30-point performance proved RPC worthy of an appearance in the gold medal match for the first time, as he helped beat Brazil 3-1 (22-25, 25-21, 25-19, 25-19) in the semifinals of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games men’s sitting volleyball tournament at Makuhari Messe Hall A on Thursday. RPC...

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Sitting volleyball brings best version of Kaleo Maclay

United States setter Kaleo Kanahele Maclay has been involved in sports all her life. She played a wide range of sports like gymnastics, basketball, softball and volleyball, which is the driving force of her successes in life. “I think they all have their own space in my life. They were...

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Unbeaten Brazil and China march into women’s semifinals

Brazil and China kept their undefeated records, following their straight-set victories over Italy and Rwanda, respectively, on the last day of the women’s sitting volleyball preliminary round of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games at Makuhari Messe Hall. Brazil edged Italy on Tuesday to top Pool A, while China completed a...

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Tokyo 2020 Day 6 preview: USA in tight race with RPC

Day 6 of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games sitting volleyball at Makukari Messe Hall A guarantees to showcase high-level plays from the eight women’s teams to make their last ditch efforts and secure the available semifinal spots, as the preliminary round draws to a close on Tuesday. Italy are in...

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