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Dublin: 12°C Thursday 22 April 2021

Paul O'Donovan: 'We're not great at judging crowds but I’d say there's a million or something here'

‘Eileen, how’s the form?’

THE O’DONOVANS ARE at the centre of huge celebrations in Skibbereen tonight.

But the silver medal-winning Olympians took time out from their homecoming to again make an impression on the news-watching people of Ireland.

Paul estimated — in a knowing Fr Ted reference — that there was a million people in the West Cork town and when asked a few times about their plans for after tonight, they admitted there’s another party in Lisheen.

Posted by on Thursday, 22 April 2021

The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O’Donovan brothers’ homecoming this evening

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