Paralympics: Mediacorp to broadcast some Team Singapore events live

Singapore is fielding its largest-ever contingent of 13 para-athletes for the Rio 2016 Paralympics and they will compete across six sports (archery, athletics, boccia, equestrian, swimming and sailing).
Singapore is fielding its largest-ever contingent of 13 para-athletes for the Rio 2016 Paralympics and they will compete across six sports (archery, athletics, boccia, equestrian, swimming and sailing).ST PHOTO: DESMOND FOO

SINGAPORE - Mediacorp, the official broadcaster for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, will broadcast the Games on okto, its channel for sports and Toggle, its over-the-top service platform.

The highlights include:

- Opening ceremony, live on Thursday (Sept 8), 5.00am to 8.20am

- Closing ceremony, live on Monday (Sept 19), from 6.55am to 9.00am

- Team Singapore live events

- Two daily highlights shows between Sept 9 and 18

The Opening and Closing ceremonies, the two daily highlights shows including highlights of Team Singapore's winning moments will also be available as catch-up on toggle.sg/paralympics.

Viewers may also watch the live streaming of the entire Rio 2016 Paralympics on the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) website http://www.paralympic.org/rio-2016.