Annalise Murphy in action in the laser radial at the 2016 Olympics - Ireland have qualified a boat for 2020. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Aisling Keller has qualified Ireland’s boat for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the laser radial. Ireland have qualified for the women’s single-handed eve(...)

Ireland’s Annalise Murphy celebrates her silver medal in the women’s Laser Radial. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

She couldn’t stop her scream of delight even as she plunged into cold water in Marina de Glória. About the only mistake Annalise Murphy made after fiv(...)

Ireland’s Annalise Murphy celebrates receiving her silver medal in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Annalise Murphy didn’t know whether to laugh or cry after banishing the pain of missing out on a medal in London in 2012 with a brilliant silver after(...)

Annalise Murphy’s medal race in the Laser radial class gets underway at 5.05pm. Photograph:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

What does the Medal Race final involve? This is a single race that counts for double points. Only the 10 best sailors in Annalise Murphy’s original(...)

Annalise Murphy is competing at the Semaine Olympique Française this week in La Rochelle, France.

There may yet be a false dawn for Ireland’s Laser Radial Rio Olympic trial prospects because high campaign costs are a turn-off for several school gi(...)