Michael McKillop credits his wife Nicole with helping him transform his attitude to running and enjoy himself on the track. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Two years ago Michael McKillop watched the medal presentation at the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai, the first time he hadn’t been on the(...)

Greta Streimikyte falls after crossing the line in the Women’s 1,500m T13 Final at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Photograph:  Alexandre Loureiro/Getty Images

Run as fast as you can, that’s what goes through Greta Streimikyte’s mind on the starting blocks. Stick to the plan if you can but if you can’t, then (...)

Jason Smyth of Ireland competing in the Men’s 200m at the Olympic Stadium in London. Photograph: Sportsfile

Jason Smyth moved a step closer to adding to his 100m gold at the World Para Athletics Championships, by cruising into Tuesday’s 200m final in London (...)