Nicole Turner takes eighth place in her Rio swimming final

It was a fourth final in just six days

Nicole Turner,

Ireland's Nicole Turner ©INPHO/Dan Behr

Swimmer Nicole Turner has finished in 8th place in the final of the 400 metre freestyle at the Rio Paralympics.

It was a fourth final in just six days for the 14-year-old athlete.

She finished in a time of 5:54.61, having earlier set a personal best time of 5:51:99 in the heats to reach the final.

Ukraine's Yelyzaveta Mereskho took gold in a time of 5:17.01.