Ireland’s Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe has got a last minute call up for the modern pentathlon at London 2012 after Poland wa sforced to withdraw its competitor Lukaz Klekot following a positive test for the banned substance melhylhexaneemine.
It means that Lanigan-O'Keeffe, a 20-year-old sports scholarship student at UCD, will join
Natalya Coyle on the Irish modern pentathlon team.
20th at the World Cup in Brazil and 24th at the World Cup in China, the
Kilkenny athlete had narrowly missed out on qualification.