United Kingdom beat To united states on the wheelchair rugby final in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games by 54-49 and got the first gold medal in this discipline
Jim Roberts was the tryman of the meeting with a total of 24 conquests and stated: “It was an incredible change for the boys, without a doubt we will remember this.” In addition, it did not detract from the Americans who fought hard although it was not given this time: “We knew they were going to see spectacular teams, the United States always beat us in the major tournaments, it was good to have been able to win one.”
The americans they managed to stay with Silver, while Japan defeated in a spectacular match Australia by 60-52 and knocked Aussies off the podium at games after 17 years. The last defeat had been in Athens 2004 by 60-52, precisely before the Asian country that was in third place.
Finally, Canada was imposed 57-49 over France and stayed with him Fifth place of Japanese land.