World Para Swimming Championships Current Affairs, GK & News
Malaysia has been stripped of the right to host the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships for threatening to refuse to allow Israeli athletes to take part. The decision was taken by International Paralympic Committee (IPC) after the Malaysian authorities failed to provide the necessary guarantees that Israeli Para swimmers could participate, free from discrimination, and ..
Topics: Boycotts of Israel in sports • Disabled sports • International Paralympic Committee • Islam and antisemitism • Paralympic Games • Sports • Swimming • World Para Athletics Championships • World Para Swimming Championships
Kanchanmala Pande from Nagpur, the visually impaired swimmer, has scripted history by becoming the first Indian to win gold at the World Para Swimming Championship in Mexico on December 7, 2017. Pande, who works with Reserve Bank of India (RBI), stood first in the in 200 meters medley event in S-11 category. In the World ..