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Birmingham's Jon Allan Butterworth wins gold at Rio Paralympics

Birmingham's Jon Allan Butterworth teamed up with Jody Cundy and Louis Rolfe to beat China and win Britain's 19th gold medal.

Credit: Adam Davy / PA Wire/Press Association Images

Jon-Allan Butterworth, Jody Cundy and Louis Rolfe were seen celebrating with their gold medals after winning the Mixed C1-5 750m Team Sprint Final during the fourth day of the Paralympics at Rio.

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15-year-old from Coventry wins silver at Rio Paralympics

15 year old Kare Adenegan won silver in the T34 100 metres.

Hannah Cockroft (left) on the podium with her gold medal alongside compatriot Kare Adenegan with her silver medal following the Women's 100m T34 Final. Credit: Adam Davy / PA Wire/Press Association Images

The Coventry Godiva athlete finished with a personal best of 18.29 seconds.

Bromsgrove's Lauren Rowles takes rowing gold in Paralympics

Bromsgrove rower Lauren Rowles has won gold in the double sculls with partner Laurence Whiteley.

The mixed doubles duo before winning gold during the fourth day of the Paralympic Games. Credit: Andrew Matthews / PA Wire/Press Association Images

The pair led from the start to win Britain's 17th gold of the Games.

Midlands Paralmpians to watch: Sunday 11 September

Nottingham's Richard Whitehead defends his T42 Paralympic title. The world record holder completed 40 marathons in 40 days in 2013.

In cycling, Jon-Allan Butterworth from Birmingham competes in the team sprint final.

Rebecca Redfern from Droitwich will go in the SB13 100m Breaststroke.

After finishing fifth in the 100m final, Mickey Bushell from Telford will try his luck in the 400m.

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