Saturday 24 June 2017

Cavan's Paul Brady secures his fifth world handball title in a row

Paul Brady
Paul Brady

Cavan's Paul Brady has secured fifth consecutive Men's Open World Handball title with victory over Cork's Killian Carroll in the final in Calgary, Canada this evening.

Brady proved much too strong for the 22-year-old from Mallow and ran out a 21-8, 21-2 winner.

There was victory for Ulster as Antrim's Aisling Reilly beat her long-time rival, Cork's Catriona Casey, to take the women's crown.

Reilly won the match on a tie-break. Here's her reaction:

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