In Pictures: A triumphant homecoming for Rio medallist Annalise Murphy

Other members of Ireland's Olympic team were also in attendance in Dun Laoghaire

BY Raf Diallo 22:32 Thursday 25 August 2016, 22:32 25 Aug 2016

Annalise Murphy on stage ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Annalise Murphy got a rapturous response as Irish fans got to see the silver medal she has taken home from the Rio Olympics.

The sailor appeared on stage at the Sailing Ireland Homecoming at People's Park, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin along with members of Team Ireland's Olympic sailing squad, Saskia Tidey, Andrea Brewster, Matt McGovern and Ryan Seaton.

Scott Evans, who reached the last-16 in the Men's badminton competition was also in attendance as was the Team Ireland hockey team.

Annalise Murphy's silver medal ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Annalise Murphy with fans ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Sailing team on stage ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

 Scott Evans ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Ireland's Hockey and Sailing Team arrive with Scott Evans in People's Park in Dun Laoghaire ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson


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