Philip O`Doherty puts in fighting performance at World Masters

Clonliffe athlete Philip O`Doherty put in a fighting performance in the green singlet at the World Masters Indoors in Budapest yesterday. In the lead up to the championships Philip suffered an injury and underwent intensive treatment to get himself to the start lineĀ of the 1500. Despite not being fully fit he still battled away finishing 5th in his O/50 heat in 4.33.77, although this was not enough to put him through to the final it was still the 14th fastest time recorded.