Ireland’s Nicole Turner celebrates winning a silver medal in the S6 50M Butterfly final  at the  Tokyo Aquatic Centre. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

For the first time at Paralympic level the competitive core of Nicole Turner took centre stage to what has been defining her this week in Tokyo, infec(...)

Nicole Turner of Ireland with her silver medal at the Tokyo Aquatic Centre. Photograph: David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile

Portarlington’s Nicole Turner held off the USA’s Elizabeth Marks to claim a Paralympic silver medal in Tokyo’s Aquatic Centre on Monday. The 19-year(...)