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Pralympics day three: Malaysians make history, US Army vet wins gold

Published 0026 GMT (0826 HKT) September 11, 2016
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Mohamad Ridzuan Puzi celebrates as he crosses the line in the T36 100m final, winning Malaysia's first ever Paralympic gold medal. Alexandre Loureiro/Getty Images South America/Getty Images
And it wasn't long before the country had its second. Muhammad Ziyad Zolkefli won F20 shot put gold, surpassing the bronze he won in London four years ago (pictured). Michael Steele/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
US Army Veteran Elizabeth Marks celebrates with teammate Jessica Long after winning gold in the SB7 100m breaststroke, smashing the world record in the process. Buda Mendes/Getty Images South America/Getty Images
Marks touched the hearts of millions by returning her gold from the 2016 Invictus Games to Prince Harry for him to give to the staff at Papworth Hospital who saved her life two years earlier. Alex Menendez/Getty Images North America/Getty Images
Ibrahim Hamato -- pictured at the 2016 World Team Table Tennis Championships -- came up with an ingenious way to continue playing table tennis after losing both his arms in an accident as a child. MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/AFP/Getty Images