2 wins for Team Ireland on the 2nd day of Leszek Drogosz Memorial semi-finals.

Team Ireland has claimed two more Leszek Drogosz Memorial finals places, following the second day of semi finals.

Patryk Adamus has assured himself of at least a silver medal, following a 2-1 decision win (29-28, 29-28, 28-29) over Poland’s Mikoła Manka 

80kg Gabriel Dossen contested his 3rd fight of the tournament today, against Belgium’s Noa Hadjit. He won through to the final with a 3-0 decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).

And 63.5kg JP Hale comes home with bronze, following a semi final split decision, in favour of his opponent, England’s Joseph Tyers.


A total of 5 Team Ireland boxers will contest tomorrow’s finals. Niamh Fay, contesting at 57kg will meet home boxer, Julia Szeremeta. It will be an all-Ireland 66kg final as both Lisa O’Rourke and Grainne Walsh won their semi finals on Thursday, against France and Poland,respectively.

Patryk Adamus will meet Poland’s Ilia Bader and 80kg Gabriel Dossen will vie for gold against England’s George Crotty.

Boxing will, effectively, take place across two sessions, the first beginning at 5pm, Irish time, and the second at 7pm.

Programme – up-dated on 23/09.


The tournament is being live streamed by PZB TV Live, here – links for the finals will be released before boxing begins

Team Ireland

50kg Shannon Sweeney, St Anne’s, Westport

57kg Niamh Fay, Phoenix of Ballyboughal

66kg Grainne Walsh, St Mary’s, Tallaght

66kg Lisa O’Rourke, Olympic BC, Galway

57kg Patryk Adamus, Drimnagh BC

63.5kg John Paul Hale, Star BC

71kg Jon McConnell, Holy Trinity BC

80kg Gabriel Dossen, Olympic BC Galway.

Support Staff

Team Manager: Sean Crowley

Head Coach: Damian Kennedy

Coach: Ross Hickey

Physio: Ciara McCallion

R&J: Derek Rice

Draws are available here

Day One results are available here

Day Two results are available here

Day Three results are available here

Day Four results