Cork brothers win silver in Rio rowing
O'Donovan brothers take silver in men's lightweight double sculls
Cork brothers Paul and Gary O'Donovan have won silver in the men's lightweight double sculls in Rio, Ireland's first medal of the olympics.
They were just pipped by France, who won gold by .53 of a second. The siblings, from Skibbereen, had won their heat on Monday and came third in their semi-final yesterday behind the French and the US – making their silver today a bit of an upset. It is also Ireland's first-ever...
Subscribe from just 1€
Choose the subscription that is right for you
For the first month
€19.99 Monthly ThereafterSubscribe today
For the first year
€199.99 annually thereafterSubscribe today
For the first 90 days
€55.00 quarterly ThereafterSubscribe today
These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.
Terms & Conditions Apply