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Basketball inside St. Paul's

Members of the GB wheelchair basketball team inside St. Paul's Cathedral. Credit: ITN

Four members of the British women's wheelchair basketball team showed off their skills inside St. Paul's Cathedral this morning. The team has a practice match against the USA tomorrow and start their Paralympic campaign on Thursday.

The GB women start their Paralympic campaign against the Netherlands on Thursday. Credit: ITN

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Britain's wheelchair rugby team get ready to take on the Aussies

Athletes train in the Basketball Arena.
Athletes train in the Basketball Arena at the Olympic Park. Credit: London Tonight

It's the sport also known as 'murderball'.

The athletes bash, bump and grind their way to victory - and there is even a welder on the touchline ready to put bits of the wheelchairs back together again.

Wheelchair rugby is already sold out at this summer's Paralympic Games and tomorrow a test event begins at the Basketball Arena in the Olympic Park.

Our sports reporter Sally Williams will have all the details on London Tonight at 6pm.

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