ELITE SEMI-FINAL RESULTS

 

Joe Ward celebrates victory

Joe Ward celebrates victory

The first session of the weekend’s National Elite Men’s and Women’s Championships semi-finals was completed amid a tremendous atmosphere at the National Stadium tonight.

London 2012 and Rio  2016 Olympians Darren O’Neill, Joe Ward and Brendan Irvine all came through their last-four tests in Dublin on unanimous and majority decisions. read more

FRIDAY WEIGH-INS COMPLETED AT NATIONAL STADIUM

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All 28 boxers today weighed in ahead of tonight’s National Elite Men’s and Women’s Championships semi-finals at the National Stadium in Dublin.

Fourteen last-four bouts will be decided this evening. Boxing begins at 7pm.

The second session of semi-finals is scheduled for Saturday to complete the line up for the 2017 National Elite finals on February 17th. read more

O’NEILL ELECTED TO OCI EXECUTIVE

Darren O'Neill and Irish head coach Zaur Antia

Darren O’Neill and Irish head coach Zaur Antia

London 2012 Olympian Darren O’Neill was elected to the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) Executive at the OCI EGM at the Conrad Hotel in Dublin last night.

The Irish Athletic Boxing Association (IABA) was represented by President Pat Ryan, CEO Fergal Carruth and Vice-President Joe Hernon at the EGM. read more