It’s the penultimate day of the wheelchair basketball competition at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games and today will determine who takes home the medals from the women’s side of the tournament.
After two exhilarating semi-finals it will be reigning Paralympic Champions Germany who will defend their title in the Gold medal match against USA women at 17:30 (BRT). Whilst it will be a historic bronze medal game for Great Britain as they play The Netherlands in search of their first ever medal at a Paralympics.
Also determined today will be places 5 – 8. China will play Canada for 5th place, both looking to finish on a high after the heartbreak of losing in the quarter finals. Host nation Brazil will be looking for their best finish at a Paralympic Games up against France.
To watch live: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92MTBsVB3qs
Follow statistics: https://www.rio2016.com/en/paralympics/wheelchair-basketball-schedule-and-results/day-16