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Wrexham's Laura Deas wins bronze in the Winter Olympics skeleton

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Laura Deas from Wrexham has won a bronze medal in the Women's skeleton at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

The 29-year-old has competed in the Olympics for the first time this year.

We spoke to Laura's mum Susan on the phone from South Korea:

Britain have won three medals today, with Great Britain's Lizzy Yarnold getting a gold medal in the women's skeleton and Izzy Atkin winning bronze in the ski slopestyle.

It is the first time Team GB have won Winter Olympic medals on the same day.

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Laura Deas' mother and brother say her 'hard work and dedication' paid off: