Fernando Martin Vicente

Spanish Paralympic Cheats

Have you heard about the Spanish Paralympic cheats? Sometimes a story comes along that is so outrageous that it’s hard to believe. In 2000, Spain celebrated one of their most successful Paralympics which took place in Sydney. Their take was 107 medal and they finished third behind Great Britain and Australia. Unfortunately all was not smelling of roses. In one of the greatest cheating sagas in the history of sport, it transpired that the disabled basket ball team were far from disabled. ... read more