Spirit of the Games
The Tokyo Paralympics, which closed on Sunday, served up inspiration and emotion in abundance over the last two weeks.
Chinese sprinter Liu Cuiqing and her guide, Xu Donglin, celebrate victory in the women's 200m T11 final at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games on Sept 4.
Matt Stutzman of the United States takes aim in the men's individual compound open archery competition on Aug 28. [Photo/Agencies]
Eva Andrea Hajmasi reacts after winning a wheelchair fencing bout to win foil team bronze for Hungary on Aug 29. [Photo/Agencies]
Ibrahim Elhusseiny Hamadtou of Egypt serves during a table tennis class 6-7 doubles match on Aug 31. [Photo/Agencies]
Marlene van Gansewinkel of the Netherlands powers down her lane en route to victory in the 200m T64 final at the Tokyo Paralympics on Aug 31. The 26-year-old Van Ganswinkel also won gold in the 100m T64 and bronze in the long jump T64. [Photo/Agencies]
Silver medalist Hongzhuan Zhou (left) and gold medalist Fang Gao celebrate with the Chinese national flag after winning the women's 100m T53 final at the Tokyo Paralympics on Sept 1. [Photo/Agencies]
Members of Team China's five-a-side soccer team leave the pitch following their 2-0 victory over Japan in a men's preliminary round Group A match at Aomi Urban Sports Park during the Tokyo Paralympics on Aug 31.
China's Tao Zheng competes in the men's 50m backstroke S5 swimming heat at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games in the Tokyo Aquatics Centre in Tokyo on August 30, 2021. [Photo/Agencies]