What a moment for Thomas Barr!...

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What a moment for Thomas Barr!!!

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07:51 9 Aug 2018


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Team Ireland have a medal in the bag at the European Championships as Thomas Barr clinched bronze.

The Waterford athlete produced one of the performances of his career to come third for a bronze medal in the 400 metre hurdles final.

What a moment for Thomas Barr!!!

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It's the Waterford natives first medal at international level, having come narrowly close at the 2016 Olympics when he finished fourth in the final by a slim margin.

He is also the first Irishman to medal at a sprint event at a European Championships.

Adrian Barry, Kieran Cunningham and Niall Colbert were watching the race live on the Newsround brought to you in association with Screwfix.ie and what a moment it was...

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