Irish athletes beat Scots

Published: 19 July 1913

At an athletics meeting in Belfast, Ireland has beaten Scotland seven events to four. The outstanding performance was by F.R. Shaw, the well known cricketer, who won the sprint in a time that equalled the Irish record. It has been seven years since Belfast hosted this prestigious event, and a good crowd was in attendance.

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