3 Team Ireland Boxers In Action On Day 4 Of The European U22 Championships.

Welterweight Barry O’Connor banked his second win of the European U22 Championships, with a stylish performance against Bulgarian Stepan Kirkorov on day three of the tournament.

O’Connor’s unanimous decision win follows a 4-1 split decision win over Aljaz Sircelj in his debut on Day 2.

In all, 319 boxers from 39 countries are taking part in the championships, being hosted by the Croatian Boxing Federation in Poreč.

Three Team Ireland boxers are in action on Day Four, as the women’s competition begins.

48kg Nicole Clyde boxes out of the blue corner when she opens proceedings in Ring A’s Evening Session against Nicole Durikova of Slovakia.

Bantamweight Niamh Fay opens her account in bout 7 of the same ring and session against Ukraine’s Anastasia Lesinska.

Featherweight Zara Breslin faces Hungarian Beata Varga in Bout 3 of Ring B’s evening session.

The EUBC is broadcasting the tournament on its YouTube channel.

Ring A, Evening Session:

Ring B, Evening Session:

The Team Ireland squad is comprised of 18 boxers – 9 men and 9 women, and includes reigning 2022 IABA U22 Champions.


48kg Nicole Clyde

50kg Caitlin Fryers

52kg Daina Moorehouse

54kg Niamh Fay

57kg Zara Breslin

63kg Eve Woods

66kg Kaci Rock

70kg Lisa O’Rourke

75kg Aoibhe Carabine


48kg Padraig Downey

51kg Clepson De Santos

54kg Dylan Eagleson

57kg Jake Mc Mahon

60kg Paul Loonam

63kg Shamie Mc Donagh

67kg Barry O Connor

71kg Darragh Gilroy

92kg Jack Marley

The competition schedule and draw sheets for every Irish boxer are available here

Day One session results are here

Day Two session results are here

Day Three session 4, Ring A:

Day Three, session 4, Ring B

Day Three session Ring A

Day Three session 5 Ring B