MVP Holloway leads Tokyo 2020 women’s dream team

Photo: Kyodo News United States captain Kathryn Holloway was hailed the Most Valuable Player of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after steering her team to a back-to-back gold medal finish.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by World ParaVolley (@worldparavolley) In her fourth Paralympics, the 35-year-old...

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The Road to Paris 2024 begins!

Photo: OIS/Joe Toth As the curtain came down on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games with the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Paris 2024 chief executive officer Etienne Thobois was already planning how to meet, or exceed the ‘very high bar’ set in Japan over the past fortnight.   View this post...

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Salehi shares keys to success

Photo: OIS/Simon Bruty Ramezan Salehihajikolaei has played for the Iranian men’s sitting volleyball team for five editions of the Paralympic Games and since Athens 2004 he has collected three gold medals and two silver medals. After the four-set win over RPC in the Tokyo 2020 gold medal match at Makuhari...

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USA women defend sitting volleyball gold against China

Photo: OIS/Thomas Lovelock Brazil beat Canada in the bronze-medal match on Saturday TOKYO (OIS) – United States women smashed through their final match with China on Sunday, getting back-to-back sitting volleyball gold medals in a resounding 3-1 victory after a journey to the Paralympic Games that nearly did not happen....

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Jani shines as Brazil claim second Paralympic bronze

Jani Freitas Batista was a force at the net as she tallied 13 attacks and five blocks that helped Brazil secure a second bronze medal victory at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games women’s sitting volleyball at Makuhari Messe Hall. Brazil followed-up on their bronze medal win in their home Games...

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