Ellie Simmonds sets new Paralympic record

Great Britain's Ellie Simmonds Credit: PA

Ellie Simmonds' campaign for a third gold medal got off to a good start when she won her 100 metres freestyle S6 heat in a Paralympic record of one minute and 16.68 seconds.

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London 2012 Paralympics

The London 2012 Paralympics takes place between 29th August and 9th September. Paralympians from across the world will compete in 20 different sports in the 2012 games