23 Jul 2012

McIlroy posts top 10 finish in Hamburg

7:11 am on 23 July 2012

Kate McIlroy and Nicky Samuels are in good form heading into the London Games, the two New Zealand team-mates finishing eighth and 15th respectively at the latest round of the ITU World Triathlon Series in Hamburg.

Wellington's McIlroy was under a minute behind the winner, Australia's Erin Densham.

Olympic reserve Debbie Tanner crossed the line in 25th.