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O'Donovan brothers are the talk of Twitter after Olympic heroics

August 13th, 2016 12:20 PM

By Southern Star Team

WOW! Paul and Gary won silver medals in Rio on Friday.

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BY KIERAN McCARTHY

OUR Olympic heroes, Gary and Paul O'Donovan, are the talk of the country after the silver medal winning performance in Rio on Friday. Here's what Twitter has had to say on our new national celebs!

The Skibbereen brothers came second in the final of the men's lightweight double sculls, as they became the first-ever Irish rowers to medal at the Olympics - an outstanding achievement.

Paul and Gary are also European champions.

 

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