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Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 17 September, 2019

We'll Leave It There So: Rowers rejoice and all today's sport

After a few hard days, there was plenty of good news for Team Ireland today.


Source: Hotline Rings: Rio 2016/SoundCloud

  • Padraig Harrington had a mixed day on his way to 70 in the golf, Seamus Power finished on level par.
  • Judy Reynolds guaranteed her place in tomorrow’s dressage semi-final with a score of 74.7%.
  • The news was not so good for Chloe Magee, who lost her badminton preliminary in straight sets. Shane Ryan ended his Games with the 50m freestyle heat.

Shannon McCurley Ireland's Shannon McCurley gets a practice run in at the Velodrome. Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO


The Best Thing We Shared

This picture by INPHO’s Dan Sheridan of Steven Donnelly landing a shot in today’s bout is sensational.

Steven Donnelly in action against Tuvshinbat Byambyn Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

On The Record

Tis after spiralling away on the interweb…”

– Gary O’Donovan is interviewed about his last interview.

Where We Were Today

We had live golf analysis from Rio on Snapchat.


Showbiz, Baby!

Justin Rose made an Olympic hole-in-one.



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