Niamh Coyne Wins Silver At Youth Olympics

Written 5 days ago by Newsroom


Niamh Coyne has won Ireland’s first medal at the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires.

The Dubliner claimed silver in the women’s 100-metre breaststroke.

Having led for most of the race, Mona McSharry missed out on bronze by just 2-hundredths of a second.

There was quarter final disappointment for Dubliner Nhat Nguyen  in the badminton last night.

Despite taking the first game, Nguyen lost 2-games to 1 to the fifth seed, Shifeng Li of China.