The European Indoor 800m silver medalist, Irish Mark English looked very sharp at the Madrid grand prix this evening.
The 28-years-old Irish 800m indoor record holder, was in splendid form as he was beaten on the line by Dutch Tony Van Diepen. English ran his season best of 1:45.22 to place second while the winner, Diepen ran 1:45.17 to win.
In the 100m hurdle, Sarah Kate Lavin came second in a new personal best of 12.95s.
In 3000m steeplechase, mercurial Eilish Flanagan could only managed fifth with a time of 9:48.88.