Griffin eases into World Junior semi final

Karl Griffen 0714 bDonegal's Karl Griffin is through to the semi finals of the 800m at the World Junior Championships in Oregon USA.

The Tir Chonaill athlete finished second in his heat on Friday night in a time of 1.50.69.

The semi's will take place at 12.25am Sunday Morning Irish time.

Griffin is the only Irish athlete left in competition at the Worlds.