Great Britain in second position in medal standings

The London Paralympics medal table.
The London Paralympics medal table. Credit: London 2012

Great Britain sit second in the London 2012 Paralympics medal table.

ParalympicsGB have won 79 medals so far and only China (132) can lay claim to more. Russia (62) remain in third place.

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David Weir wins second gold

Great Britain's David Weir has won his second Paralympic gold in the men's 1500m T54 final. Earlier Sophie Christiansen became Britain's first triple gold medallist of the Games.