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Taoiseach congratulates Michael McKillop on striking gold


Taoiseach Enda Kenny has congratulated Irish Paralympian Michael McKillop on his fine performance in securing the gold medal in the T37 1,500 metres in Rio.

The Taoiseach said, “I would like to congratulate Michael on his brilliant victory.  He has underlined his tremendous talent here again to add to the three gold medals he has already won.”

“He is a truly inspirational figure and his achievements are a worthy reward for his dedication to his sport.”