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#Gary O'Donovan

# gary-odonovan - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Disappointment for Ireland as Gary O'Donovan ruled out of World Championships

There’ll be no world medal to add to the O’Donovans’ Olympic silver.

# gary-odonovan - Sunday 18 June, 2017

More success for Ireland at World Rowing Cup as O'Donovans claim silver

Earlier, Sanita Puspure was victorious in the Women’s Single Sculls B final.

# gary-odonovan - Saturday 17 June, 2017

O'Donovan and O'Driscoll strike gold again in impressive World Cup victory

Another medal is on its way to Skibbereen.

# gary-odonovan - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Gold and silver for Ireland but O'Donovan brothers fall short in World Cup final

Skibbereen clubmates Mark O’Donovan, Shane O’Driscoll and Denise Walsh stole the limelight from Gary and Paul O’Donovan in Belgrade.

# gary-odonovan - Saturday 6 May, 2017

O'Donovan brothers storm into World Cup final in Belgrade

The Olympic silver medallists are back in action tomorrow.

# gary-odonovan - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'We didn't achieve what we had set out to do - we'd like to win in Tokyo, it's not a big secret'

The O’Donovan brothers talk the Rio and the past, how they feel about their media portrayal and what’s coming up next.

# gary-odonovan - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Liver and broccoli - the new steak and spuds? A day in the lives of the O'Donovan brothers

Ireland’s Olympic heroes talk fitness, nutrition and their hectic lives.

# gary-odonovan - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Loads of British viewers couldn't understand the O'Donovan brothers' accents on Graham Norton

Not everyone’s fluent in the Wesht Cork accent.

From The Daily Edge Loads of British viewers couldn't understand the O'Donovan brothers' accents on Graham Norton Pull Like A Dog

Loads of British viewers couldn't understand the O'Donovan brothers' accents on Graham Norton

Not everyone’s fluent in the Wesht Cork accent.

# gary-odonovan - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

# gary-odonovan - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Ireland's best-loved Olympic medal-winning brothers have been busy since Rio

Gary and Paul O’Donovan are as hungry as ever after their success in Brazil.

# gary-odonovan - Sunday 28 August, 2016

O'Donovan brothers receive heroes' welcome home after Olympics triumph Joy

O'Donovan brothers receive heroes' welcome home after Olympics triumph

Paul and Gary will enjoy further acclaim as they prepare for an open-top bus celebration in Skibbereen.

# gary-odonovan - Thursday 25 August, 2016

O'Donovan one step closer to world championship medal after storming to semi-final victory

A typically strong finish from the 22-year-old saw him post the fastest time of the day heading into Saturday’s final.

# gary-odonovan - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Paul O'Donovan cruises into world championship semi-finals with another impressive win

The Olympic silver medallist recorded the quickest time from the four quarter-finals.

# gary-odonovan - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Rio police publish emails between Pat Hickey and THG discussing sale of Ireland's Olympics tickets Olympic Council Of Ireland

Rio police publish emails between Pat Hickey and THG discussing sale of Ireland's Olympics tickets

The “weekly” emails date back to 2010. Rio police also told TheJournal.ie that they want to establish if FAI chief John Delaney was involved in the OCI’s sale of Rio tickets.

# gary-odonovan - Monday 22 August, 2016

Rowing hero Gary O'Donovan holds Irish flag as 'marvellous' Rio flames out

A rollercoaster fortnight mixed off-field hitches with compelling sporting drama.

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: 16 days and 975 medals later, the Rio Olympics went out with a bang So Long Farewell This post contains images

Pictures: 16 days and 975 medals later, the Rio Olympics went out with a bang

The closing ceremony at the Maracana Stadium was spectacular to say the least.

Rio 2016: How our athletes salvaged some pride in an Irish Olympics of scandal

Disappointment in the boxing ring but, overall, Ireland’s athletes punched above their weight as chaos raged around them.

# gary-odonovan - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Gary O'Donovan to carry the Irish flag at Rio closing ceremony

It’s yet another honour for the Skibbereen Rowing Club member.

# gary-odonovan - Friday 19 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Has Ireland had a good Olympics? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Has Ireland had a good Olympics?

Irish stories emanating from Rio have ranged in extremes – from the truly uplifting to the downright disheartening.

# gary-odonovan - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This joyous pic from Rio shows two of our champs celebrating their wins together Sound Of Silver
From The Daily Edge This joyous pic from Rio shows two of our champs celebrating their wins together Sound Of Silver

# gary-odonovan - Monday 15 August, 2016

Thai schoolkids have a song about Ireland's Olympic heroes the O'Donovan brothers Pull Like A Dog This post contains videos

Thai schoolkids have a song about Ireland's Olympic heroes the O'Donovan brothers

The Thai Tims return to pay tribute to the Skibbereen silver medallists.

From TheJournal.ie 'The world and their mother are happy for them': O'Donovan family on historic Olympic win Skibbereen

'The world and their mother are happy for them': O'Donovan family on historic Olympic win

The brothers said they haven’t had a chance to let their silver medal win sink in.

# gary-odonovan - Sunday 14 August, 2016

Skibbereen spirit separates Ireland's rowing heroes from the rest

Skibb coach Dominic Casey the mastermind behind Olympic silver medallists Gary and Paul O’Donovan.

# gary-odonovan - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Brothers in arms: From 'batin' the head off each other' to Olympic silver medals

Gary and Paul O’Donovan came to Rio with gold on their minds, but Skibb duo are delighted to leave with the next best thing.

# gary-odonovan - Friday 12 August, 2016

No shortage of craic in the O'Donovans' medal-winning press conference

Ireland’s RowBros are racking up admirers to go with their medals.

We'll Leave It There So: Historic Olympic day for Ireland and all today's sport

Judy Reynolds, Scott Evans and Seamus Power all impressed in Rio.

This RTÉ pundit got very emotional after Team Ireland won their first Olympics medal today Happiness This post contains videos

This RTÉ pundit got very emotional after Team Ireland won their first Olympics medal today

It’s been a historic day for Irish rowing.

'We're dreading going home - Mick Conlan said he'd box the head off us if we didn't get the gold' Reaction This post contains videos

'We're dreading going home - Mick Conlan said he'd box the head off us if we didn't get the gold'

Gary and Paul O’Donovan didn’t disappoint with their post-race thoughts on an historic day for Irish sport.

Joy for Irish rowing as O'Donovan brothers claim historic silver medal at Olympics

The Skibbereen duo were in action in the men’s lightweight double sculls final today.

# gary-odonovan - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Irish rowers affected again in Rio as weather forces another postponement

For the second time in a number of days, organisers have been forced to cancel an entire day of events.

# gary-odonovan - Monday 8 August, 2016

O'Donovan brothers power to heat victory, Jennings and Lambe also secure semi spot

Ireland’s lightweight double sculls rowers were in impressive form in Rio.

# gary-odonovan - Sunday 7 August, 2016

A blow for the Irish team as awful weather leads to rowing events being postponed in Rio

Sinead Jennings and Claire Lambe & the O’Donovan brothers were set to compete in the Women’s and Men’s lightweight double sculls.

# gary-odonovan - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Gary and Paul O'Donovan

Keep an eye on these lads.

# gary-odonovan - Sunday 15 May, 2016

'We just love trying to do that to ourselves. We love that feeling of pain'

Cork brothers Gary and Paul O’Donovan speak to The42 about the gruelling road to Rio, how they got into rowing, and what it means to be European champions.

# gary-odonovan - Monday 9 May, 2016

'To have the anthem playing was such an honour' - Rowers coming to terms with European gold Golden Moment This post contains videos

'To have the anthem playing was such an honour' - Rowers coming to terms with European gold

Gary O’Donovan talks to The42 about being crowned lightweight men’s double sculls champion in Germany yesterday.

# gary-odonovan - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Incredible day for Irish rowing: Gold for O'Donovan brothers and bronze for Puspure

Gary and Paul O’Donovan have been crowned European champions in the lightweight men’s double sculls in Germany.