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Egypt at Paralympic Games

Wednesday، 14 September 2016 - 01:28 PM

The 2016 Paralympic Games opened in Rio de Janeiro at the legendary Maracana Stadium with a glittering opening ceremony.

The central theme of the three-hour opening ceremony was "Everybody has a heart".

The ceremony was attended by the President of the International Paralympic Committee, Philip Craven, as well as senior officials in Brazil and heads of delegations participating in the games.

Egypt, with 45 male and female players, is competing in the following games; table tennis, athletics, powerlifting, swimming and sitting volleyball.

Nearly 500 specialists participated in the opening ceremony of the games that will run till September 18.

More than 4,000 athletes from more than 160 teams worldwide took part in the opening ceremony of the Paralympic Games.

List of medalists

Medal

Name

Games

Event

Gold

Sherif Osman

Power lifting

men's -59kg category

Gold

Randa Tag El Din

Power lifting

women's-86 kg category

Gold

Mohamed El Dib

Power lifting

men's-97 kg category

Silver

Mostafa Fathallah

Running

100m T37 category

Silver

Rehab Ahmed Radwan

Power lifting

women's up to 50 kg category

Silver

Fatema Omar

Power lifting

women's up to 61 kg category

Bronze

Amany el Desouky

Power lifting

women's -73 kg category

Bronze

Amal Mahmoud

Power lifting

women's -67kg category

Bronze

Shaaban Ibrahim

Power lifting

men's -65kg category

 Silver  Mohamed El-Sayed
 Power lifting
 men's -107kg category
 Silver Omar Farouk
Power lifting
 men's up to 107kg category

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