Murphy wins first race in Laser Radial

Dublin's Annalise Murphy has won her opening race of the Olympics.

Dublin's Annalise Murphy has won her opening race of the Olympics.

She was competing in the Laser Radial class sailing at Weymouth today and came in 15 seconds ahead of Lithuania's Gintare Scheidt to take the first race.

The 22-year-old Olympic debutant led throughout the race and now has a nine more races to try and win a medal in London.

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