WATCH: Limerick Rose Sinéad Flanagan crowned Rose of Tralee 2019

WATCH: Limerick Rose Sinéad Flanagan crowned Rose of Tralee 2019
The 2019 International Rose of Tralee is Limerick Rose Sinéad Flanagan selected onstage in the Festival Dome on Tuesday night. Photo By Domnick Walsh

Limerick rose Sinéad Flanagan has been crowned the 2019 International Rose of Tralee.

The junior doctor took home the crown, making her the 60th winner of the festival.

Daithi O'Se announced the winner as a shell-shocked Sinéad called it an "amazing" experience.

She said: "I think you can tell by me, I'm a bit shocked".

Former 2018 International Rose of Tralee, Kirsten Mate Maher, passed on her crown to her as the crowd cheered.

Limerick councillor Daniel Butler congratulated the UL and UCC graduate, saying she was "doing Limerick proud".

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