As a result of their triumph over Japan, the United States have become back-to-back Paralympic champions for the first time since Toronto 1976.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Team USA's captain Steve Serio has referred to their victory as a 'storybook ending' and claimed it was the team's 'belief in each other' that got them over the line.
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The four-time Paralympian, Serio, said: 'Japan was the Cinderella story of this tournament but you couldn’t ask for a more storybook ending for us.
'We were up against a great team, in their home country, their home stadium, and we had a performance like this.'
Speaking specifically about his team-mates, Serio added: 'This team is just so resilient. We've been waiting five years for this opportunity, ever since