2012 Paralympic Games closing ceremony at Olympic Stadium London, England.
Day Five - London Paralympics Highlights
Some of the best moments and best photos from Day Five of the London Paralympics
Paralympics opening ceremony
The 2012 London Paralympic Games have kicked off with a spectacular opening ceremony at the Olympic stadium.
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LeBron James has declared his gold-medal winning United States "one of the best teams ever" as the group of superstars combined to clinch Olympic Games glory against Spain in a final score of 107-100.
The modern pentathlon, a sport invented by Pierre de Coubertin - the founder of the modern Olympics - involves fencing, swimming, horse riding, shooting and running, all skills a young officer would...
We sent photographer Jason South to London to cover the 2012 Olympic games. Here is a collection of his best work from the last two weeks.
The Olympics closing ceremony, billed as "the greatest after-party ever", kept the highlights coming as London paid tribute to British music over the past few decades and handed the Olympic flag over...
Russia's Elena Lashmanova was first over the line in the women's 20km walk. Australia's Claire Tallent was disqualified during the event.
Mexico's players celebrated after winning gold in the men's football final match between Brazil and Mexico at Wembley stadium during the London 2012 Olympic Games.
The photo editor's selection of Fairfax photographers' best 10 pictures from day 15 in London.
Mo Farah won the men's 5000m in front of a roaring home crowd, while Usain Bolt raced home in the 4x100m relay as Jamaica broke the world record.
The heartbreak of missing the Olympic final was replaced with bronze pride as the Australian Opals declared their third-placed finish sweeter than their past silver medals.
After retaining his 100m and 200m titles, Usain Bolt leads Jamaica home in the 4x100m relay in a world record of time of 36.84 seconds.
Australia’s Rebecca Henderson panted the words ‘‘I’m shattered’’ after finishing the women’s cross-country mountain bike event.
Australia won a bronze medal in the men's hockey by beating Great Britain 3-1 in the play-off at the Riverbank Stadium.
Diving is a tough pursuit. Contestants require strength to jump high, rotate quickly, and finish with a tight, clean entry. The strain is evident on the divers' faces as they execute a dive.
Australia's Jared Tallent has walked into a silver medal. Just as he did in Beijing, Tallent finished second in the 50km walk, falling achingly short of being able to haul himself into the Olympic...
Olympic spirit manifests itself in all manner of garb and decoration, as these sports fan show.