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Athletics - Men's 800m - T46 Final - London 2012 Paralympic Games

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Medallists GOLD MATZINGER Gunther AUT - Austria SILVER NOUIOUA Samir ALG - Algeria BRONZE TARBEI Abraham KEN - Kenya LONDON, 8 September Gunther MATZINGER (AUT) used the sprint speed that had taken him to a 400m victory earlier in the Games to grab the lead in the T46 men's 800m 40m from the line and he pulled away from his rivals to clock a world record 1:51.82 and get his second London 2012 gold medal. For further information, please visit http://www.paralympic.org. To watch live action and videos on demand of the London 2012 ParalympicGames, and subscribe to ParalympicSport.TV, please go to www.youtube.com/ParalympicSportTV. Also, you may follow the Paralympic Movement on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/ParalympicGames or onTwitter at http://www.twitter.com/paralympic.