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Irish pentathlon take silver - and top the world rankings

After winning the silver medal at modern pentathlon's World Cup Finals in Minsk, Irish Olympians Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe are ranked No 1 in the world.

The silver was a third for the Irish pair this season and sends them into the men and women's individual competitions today and tomorrow in confident form.

A solid performance moved them into second place behind Belarus and ahead of Korea. "Hopefully next time it will be gold!" said Coyle.