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Bronze for Sanita Puspure at European Championships

Updated: Sunday, 01 Jun 2014 14:51 | Comments

Sanita Puspure was pipped on the line for the silver medal
Sanita Puspure was pipped on the line for the silver medal

Ireland's Sanita Puspure has taken a bronze medal at the European Championships in Belgrade.

The single sculler finished just seven hundredths of a second behind winner Mirka Knapkova of the Czech Republic.

She was just two hundredths of a second behind silver medallist Chantal Achterberg of the Netherlands, who caught her on the line.

Ireland also had a fourth-place finish in the women's pair through Lisa Dilleen and Leonora Kennedy.

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