Morrison on bruising Portugal triathlon
- From the section Northern Ireland
Derry triathlete Aileen Morrison is on the receiving end of blows in the European Cup triathlon meeting in Portugal but fights back to take second place.
Morrison was 11th after the 1500m swim but a solid bike ride and superb transition and run enabled her to clinch a podium place in Quarteira.
The Ireland number one has already qualified for the London Olympics.