# World Para Athletic Championships

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World Bronze for Cork's McCarthy as discus hero lands Ireland's first medal in Dubai
Niamh McCarthy was flying the flag at the World Para Athletics Championships.
Make it a double! Untouchable Jason Smyth storms to fifth World Championship gold
The Derry sprinter adds the T13 200m title to the 100m crown he won on Sunday, while Paul Keogan finished seventh in his final.
Ireland scoops silver in the discus at the World Para Athletic Championships
Cork native Niamh McCarthy threw a distance of over 26m to win the silver medal.
Michael McKillop wins 800m heat at World Para Athletics Championships in bizarre circumstances
The race leader dropped out after the first lap after opening a significant lead.