Afghanistan’s wheelchair basketballers shoot to win

An explosion tore through Nilofar Bayat’s leg when she was just two, but as she spins her wheelchair across a basketball court in Bangkok, the Afghan sportswoman is determined to turn her story from tragedy to triumph. … in Indonesia last year. They dominated the field and took home the championship trophy. “Our first tournament was so good, when we played and we got the first position it was amazing for Afghanistan,” Bayat …