Result: Great Britain lose 8-2 to Canada in boccia bronze-medal match

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ParalympicGB brothers Peter and Stephen McGuire fail to claim bronze in the mixed pairs BC4 boccia bronze-medal contest.

Great Britain have failed to add another Paralympic bronze medal to the table following the McGuire brothers' defeat to Canada in the boccia 4 mixed pairs bronze-medal match.

Peter and Stephen McGuire went up against Canadian team Josh vander Vies and Marco Dispaltro, who started off stronger at the ExCel Arena.

The Canadians were more accurate in their throws, which helped them reach a score of eight, while the British duo could only manage to get two points on the board.

The host nation currently have a medal tally of 19 golds, 25 silvers and 19 bronze.

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