Weekend Brit watch
Saturday 01 September 2012
The Beijing golden girl will be defending the first of her two gold medals in the S6 400m freestyle. Heats commencing at 10.06 and the final is at 17.50. US world record holder Victoria Arlen will rival her.
Sam and Joe Ingram
The only judo medallist in Beijing (bronze), Sam Ingram looks to improve in the -90kg, beginning at 11.00 at the ExCeL, while brother Joe starts at the same time in the +100kg, but faces stiff competition from Brazilian favourite Antonio Tenorio
Defending champions Ukraine take on US at 14.00 at the Riverbank Arena, after silver medallists Russia face Argentina at 09.00. GB begin their campaign against Beijing semi-finalists Brazil at 16.15, hoping to improve on their seventh-placed finish in 2008.
Before hopefully competing in the T44 100m final at 21.32 (qualification today at 19.33), Beijing 200m bronze medallist Reid will appear in the F44 long jump final at 11.00, with Australian Kelly Cartwright providing the main rivalry for the 27-year-old.
After claiming a silver medal in Beijing, the 22-year-old visually impaired sprinter from Edinburgh will be looking to go one better in the T12 100m final at 19.54. Preliminaries begin at 10.15 and include Spanish arch-rival Eva Ngui.
Defending gold medallist Aggar, 28, is Britain's main hope in the single sculls ASM1x and hopes to be in the final at 09.50. He began the heats yesterday with a personal best, with Cheng Huang of China his main rival.
Chelsea vs Tottenham combined XI: Hugo Lloris or Thibaut Courtois? Willian or Christian Eriksen? Who makes the final cut?
Manchester United vs Sunderland match report: Wayne Rooney scores twice but referee Roger East sends off Wes Brown instead of John O'Shea
AP McCoy on Arsenal: 'If I was performing that bad I'd have retired a long time ago'
Charlton sex video: Addicks admit pair caught on the pitch was a publicity stunt
Carl Frampton vs Chris Avalos; Tyson Fury vs Christian Hammer; Dmitry Chudinov vs Chris Eubank Jr - boxing on TV this weekend
- 1 The black and blue dress: Makers considering a white and gold version
- 2 Man to be beheaded in Saudi Arabia after ripping up a Koran and hitting it with his shoe
- 3 Husband and wife die holding hands within hours of each other after 67 years of marriage
- 4 PornHub turns masturbation into energy in bid to save the planet
- 5 The remarkable archaeological underwater discovery that could open up a new chapter in the study of European and British prehistory
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
'Cash for access' scandal: Sir Malcolm Rifkind says 'unrealistic' for MPs to live on £67,000 salary
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
Russia's roadmap for annexing eastern Ukraine 'leaked from Vladimir Putin's office'