Jason Smyth has secured Ireland’s second gold medal of the World Para Athletics European Championships in Berlin this evening, easing to victory in the Men’s 200m T13 race.
He clocked a time of 21.44, breaking the previous European Championship record that he set 13 years ago.
The result means that the Derry native maintains his unbeaten record at this competition.
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It’s been a fanstastic day for the Irish at the championships with 22 year-old Greta Streimikyte winning gold in the Women’s T13 1,500m race earlier today.