Irish Athletes In Action In Rio

Day six in Rio is a quiet one from an Irish perspective.

In the pool this afternoon, Nicole Turner goes in the heats of the 400-metre freestyle, after placing seventh in last night’s final of the 200-metre individual medley.

Ailbhe Kelly swims in the 100-metre backstroke heats.

Sailors John Twomey, Ian Costelloe and Austin O’Carroll begin their second day’s sailing in twelfth overall.

Philip Eaglesham is in qualification action in the shooting mixed 10 metre rifle prone event.

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