Siobhán Haughey, grandniece of Charlie, makes history for Hong Kong with swimming silver medal

Siobhan Haughey with her silver medal. Photo: Reuters

Siobhán Haughey, the grandniece of former Taoiseach Charlie Haughey, won Hong Kong's first Olympic swimming medal by taking silver in the 200m freestyle on Wednesday and said she hoped her achievement in Tokyo would inspire the next generation of Olympians back home.