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11 September 2016

Rio 2016 Paralympic Rugby Results & Viewing Guide

The Wheelchair Rugby competition at the Rio 2016 Paralympics will run from September 14-18, and will take place at Carioca Arena 1 on the Olympic Park. Australia are the defending 2012 Paralympic and IWRF 2014 World Champions, and will be looking to win gold once again in Rio. 

 

Daily Coverage

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Tournament Schedule

The wheelchair rugby competition features 8 nations hailing from Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Great Britain, Japan, Sweden and the United States. Play begins at 10:30 (BRT) on Wednesday, September 14 and concludes with the bronze and gold medal matches on Sunday, September 18. The full competition schedule can be downloaded HERE and is displayed below.

 

Viewing Options 

Depending where you live, you may be able to watch all games live at www.paralympic.org/rio-2016/watch-wheelchair-rugby. If that link doesn't work for you click HERE for detailed viewing options. 

 

Rosters

Team rosters can be downloaded HERE

 

For more information please visit the official Rio 2016 website at www.rio2016.com/en/paralympics/wheelchair-rugby

 

 
  
Wheelchair Rugby
Event Competition Schedule

Pool A: Canada, Australia, Great Britain, Brazil 

Pool B: United States, Japan, Sweden, France

Day 07                  14 September, 2016   Wednesday
Session WR01     Start:10:30 End:14:15       Carioca Arena 1
10:30-12:00          Preliminary Match 1              Australia vs Great Britain 53-51
12:45-14:15          Preliminary Match 2              United States vs France 51-42

Session WR02     Start:16:00 End:17:30       Carioca Arena 1

16:00-17:30          Preliminary Match 3             Japan vs Sweden 50-46

Session WR03      Start:19:15 End:20:45    
Carioca Arena 1
19:15-20:45           Preliminary Match 4           Canada vs Brazil 62-48
Day 08                 15 September, 2016   Thursday

Session WR04      Start:10:30-End:14:15     Carioca Arena 1

10:30-12:00          Preliminary Match 5             Sweden vs United States 44-54
12:45-14:15          Preliminary Match 6             Great Britain vs Canada 49-50 OT

Session WR05     Start:16:00 End:17:30      Carioca Arena 1

16:00-17:30          Preliminary Match 7             Japan vs France 57-52

Session WR06      Start:19:15 End:20:45    
Carioca Arena 1
19:15    20:45        Preliminary Match 8            Australia vs Brazil 72-45

Day 09                 16 September, 2016   Friday

Session WR07      Start:10:30-End:14:15     Carioca Arena 1

10:30-12:00          Preliminary Match 9             France vs Sweden 47-55
12:45-14:15          Preliminary Match 10           Brazil vs. Great Britain 32-52

Session WR08     Start:16:00 End:17:30      Carioca Arena 1

16:00-17:30          Preliminary Match 11           United States vs Japan 57-56 OT

Session WR09      Start:19:15 End:20:45    
Carioca Arena 1
19:15    20:45        Preliminary Match 12          Canada vs Australia 62-63 OT

Day 10                 17 September, 2016   Saturday
Session WR10      Start:10:30 End:12:00     Carioca Arena 1  
10:30-12:00          7th–8th classification           Brazil vs France 54-59
12:45-14:15          Semi-final 1                        United States vs Canada 60-55

Session WR11     Start:16:00 End:17:30      Carioca Arena 1
16:00-17:30          Semi-final 2                        Australia vs Japan 63-57

Session WR12      Start:19:15 End:20:45    
Carioca Arena 1
19:15    20:45        5th-6th classification          Great Britain  vs Sweden 56-42
Day 11                 18 September, 2016   Sunday

Session WR13      Start:09:00 End:10:30      Carioca Arena 1 

09:00-10:30           Bronze medal match            Canada vs Japan 50-52


Session WR14      Start:12:30 End:14:30      Carioca Arena 1

12:30-14:30           Gold medal match               United States vs Australia 58-59 OT2

14:00-14-30           Victory ceremony

 

Download the 2016 Rio Paralympics Wheelchair Rugby Schedule as a PDF