3 Team Ireland boxers are in action on the opening day of the World Youth Championships.

Patsy Joyce opens Team Ireland’s account at the World Youth Championships.

There are three sessions on the opening day – and the minimum weight southpaw takes on India’s Vishvanath Sureshvish in bout 5 of session 1B. Up next is 51kg Jack Harkin against Colombia’s David Miguel Ibanez Ospino. In session 2A, middleweight TJ King contests against Estonia’s Igor Antonov

Watch Patsy and Jack:

Live stream links for sessions 2 and 3 have yet to be issued, but all bouts will be streamed on IBA’s YouTube channel, here

Session 1A programme:

Session 1B programe:

Session 2A programme

Session 2B programme

Session 3A programme

Session 3B programme

Session 3B programme

Draw sheets are available here

Team Ireland Squad


48kg Thady Patsy Joyce, Olympic L, Westmeath

51kg Jack Harkin, Oakleaf BC, Derry

54kg Gavin Ryan, Ratoath BC, Meath

57kg Roy Farrelly, Avona BC, Dublin

60kg Lee McEvoy, Avona BC, Dublin

67kg James Donovan, OLOL, Limerick

71kg Bobbi Flood, Cabra BC, Dublin

75kg TJ King, Phoenix of Ballyboughal, Dublin

80kg Ryan Murphy, Neilstown, Dublin

86kg Nathan Ojo, Esker, Dublin

92kg David McDonagh, Olympic BC, Galway

92+ Bernard Cawley, St. David’s BC, Naas


48kg Georgia McGovern, Setanta L, Kildare

50kg Caoimhe Kinsella, St Anthony’s/Pats, Wexford

52kg Esther Lambe, Setanta L, Kildare

54kg Shakira Donoghue, Templemore, Tipperary

57kg Rebecca Kavanagh, Mulhuddart,

60kg Yasmin Meredith, Corinthians BC, Dublin

63kg Rebecca Collins, Baldoyle, Dublin

66kg Gabrielle Mongan, Whitechurch, Dublin

70kg Laura Moran, St Anne’s, Mayo

81kg Dearbhla Tinnelly, Clann Naofa, Louth

81+kg Cliona D’Arcy, Tobar Pheadair, Galway

Team Manager: Francis Keeling

Team Manager: Bernadette Lannon

Coach: Lynne McEnery

Coach: Michael Mongan

Coach: Liam Cunningham