Johnny Cronin makes boccia last 16

Updated: Wednesday, 05 Sep 2012 18:40 | Comments

Johnny Cronin will compete in the last 16 on Thursday
Johnny Cronin will compete in the last 16 on Thursday

Johnny Cronin has won his Paralympic BC3 mixed individual boccia seeding match to reach the last 16; however, Tom Leahy and Roberta Connolly have bowed out of the BC2 event at the ExCel Arena.

Cronin beat his Singaporean competitor Nurul Mohammad 6-4.

Cronin has now progressed to the final sixteen in the competition and will compete tomorrow at 12:30.

Leahy lost his BC2 mixed individual last 32 clash with Portugal's Fernando Ferreira on a 6-1 scoreline.

Connolly lost her last 32 clash against Robert Mezik of Slovakia 5-2.

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