World Rowing Championships – Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Results Saturday 15th September
History was made in Irish rowing again today when Gary and Paul O’Donovan secured Ireland’s first World Championship gold medal in an Olympic class race, winning the lightweight men’s double sculls in style.
The O’Donovan brothers knew they were in for a challenging race, after placing third in their semi final on Friday to qualify for today’s A final, but they had gold in their sight and were determined to win. The rowers who later joked live on RTE that they were out until 2am the night before …read more
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