Posted: 15 September, 2016 by Paralympics Newsroom

Another Epic Gold Medal For Australia!


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Having just won a stunning upset Paralympic gold medal for Australia in the quad doubles wheelchair tennis, Dylan Alcott has secured the singles event of the 2016 Games.

Taking on Andy Lapthorne from Great Britain, the Aussie won in straight sets - 6-3 6-4.

It's Alcott's 3rd Paralympic gold medal in total, having also won in the wheelchair basketball in Beijing.

The win takes Australia to 6th on the tally with ten gold medals on the board - equal with 5th-placed hosts Brazil.

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