Adams extends condolences to family of Joey Maher
Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD has extended his condolences and solidarity to the family of Joey Maher.
Teachta Adams said:
“Joey Maher was a sporting legend. He was the first Irish sportsman to win the World Handball Championship and one of the all-time greats of sport.
“His long and remarkable career, as an Irish champion, Canadian champion and world champion, is a testimony to Joey’s dedication, physical skills and enthusiasm for his sport.
“I want to extend my condolences and solidarity and sympathy to his family and friends.”