Tuesday 20 February 2018

Mulcahy: Alan Kelly too quick to praise Irish cricket team

Niall O'Brien plays a shot in Ireland's win over the West Indies
Niall O'Brien plays a shot in Ireland's win over the West Indies
Dara Ó Briain

Desperate to demonstrate both his patriotism and his closeness with the sporting community, Minister Alan Kelly was quick to praise the Irish cricket team's sensational win at the ICC World Cup.

But the Minister fell at the first hurdle when he commended the team's "four point victory" not their four wicket win.

Naturally, fans were keen to point out the gaffe.

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