Reference : V-P-CN-E-00161
Date : 10/2017
Caption : Beijing. The Afghan wheelchair basketball team, supported by the ICRC, is playing against the United Arab Emirates team.
Photographer : s.n.
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : ICRC website, photo gallery “Pains and Gains: Afghan Wheelchair Basketballers Roll beyond Bounds”, 8 November 2017
“The Afghan National Wheelchair Basketball team, sponsored by the International Committee of the Red Cross, participated in the 2017 IWBF Asia Oceania Championships from Oct. 21st -29th, 2017 in Beijing.
This is the second time the team participated in international games since its establishment in 2013 funded by the Afghan Paralympic Committee and supported by the ICRC. Having lost all four matches at the championships in Beijing, the team won recognition for their strive against the limits of physical disabilities.”
Original material : digital
Resolution : 3636x2424
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour