Tuesday 16 January 2018

Double win for Annalise Murphy as she wins both races in Laser Radial Class

Independent.ie reporters

IRISH sailor Annalise Murphy has made a fantastic start to her quest for Olympic glory by winning the first two races of the Laser Radial class today.

The Dublin native beat Gintare Scheidt of Lithuania in the first race by 15 seconds. The 22 year old led the field for the entire race.

She took the second race 45 seconds clear of Belgium's Evi van Acker, with Marit Bouwmeester of the Netherlands back in third.

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