McKeever wins 11th Paralympic gold

McKeever wins 11th career gold medal at the Paralympic Winter Games

Hi. I'm Lee Ji-won and I'm here to bring you the latest on the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Paralympics.

Among the bronze medallists was skier Mac Marcoux, of Sault Ste-Marie, Ont., and his guide, Calgary's Jack Leitch.

Ticket sales for the PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games have surpassed more than 320,000, a record for the most tickets sold at a Winter Paralympics, the organizers of the multisport event said Tuesday.

The Canadian team chose to split the guide duties during the race between Nishikawa and secondary guide Russell Kennedy.

Schultz's gold medal was one of six the U.S. Paralympic Snowboarding team won.

With the gold medal, McKeever surpassed para-alpine skier Lana Spreeman for the most all-time medals won by a Canadian Paralympian at the Winter Games.

Collin Cameron finished just three-tenths of a second off the podium in the men's sitting sprint.

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It was a nail biting day for the Canadian wheelchair curling team but they came out of it with two well-deserved wins.

He's competing in four events in PyeongChang. He competed at the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi winning five medals.

South Korea now has six wins and two losses with three more matches remaining in the qualifying round.

Fighting back from an early fall, "Monster Mike" knocked off the competition one by one, finishing his gold-medal run by defeating reigning world champion Chris Vos of the Netherlands.

Canada went 3-0 in its round-robin pool, outscoring the opposition 35-0 in the process.

Purdy, who had both legs amputated below the knee at the age of 19 after contracting bacterial meningitis, was diagnosed with rhabdomyolysis in the lead-up to the 2018 Games.

Canada is now tied for second at 7-2 with South Korea, behind the 8-1 Chinese rink.

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