Ireland's Shannon McCurley exits the women's keirin competition after the repechage
Ireland's first ever female track cyclist Shannon McCurley has exited the Olympics in the first round stage of the women's keirin competition at the Rio Olympic velodrome.
The 24-year-old Australian-born Irishwoman was was fifth in her first-round heat, dropping into the repechage.
The repechage offered her a second chance at progressing, although she failed to take advantage. She needed to win but could only manage a fourth-place finish.