Quah Ting Wen not able to reach s-finals
Swimmer Quah Ting Wen failed to qualify for the women's 100m butterfly semi-final after finishing third in her heat in 1min 0.88sec. The Singaporean finished 35th out of 45 swimmers overall.
Sweden's Sarah Sjostrom (56.26sec) was the fastest qualifier, ahead of the United States' Dana Vollmer (56.56) and Canada's Penny Oleksiak (56.73)
Dumoulin's early exit from road race
Cyclist Tom Dumoulin quit the men's road race shortly after the start alongside Copacabana beach in Rio yesterday.
The Dutchman, who broke his wrist during last month's Tour de France, lasted just 10km of the 237.5km of the race.
The 25-year-old is considered a contender for gold in the time trial which takes place on Wednesday.
Paralympics to ban all Russian athletes
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) is set to do what its Olympic counterpart did not and ban Russia outright from its Games, according to The Observer.
In the wake of the publication of Professor Richard McLaren's report that revealed details of systemic doping in Russia, the IPC provisionally suspended Russia from the Paralympics.