4 Team Ireland boxers through to World Juniors Quarter Finals.

Team Ireland claimed 4 wins at the Last 16 stage for men at the World Junior Championships in Yerevan, Armenia.

52Kg Christian Doyle, Team Doyle BC recorded his second win of the tournament, a 3-2 split decision victory over Tajikistan’s Abubakr Oibilova. Judges scored that bout 29:28, 28:28, 30:26, 28:29, 28:29. Three bouts later,  57Kg Patrick Kelly, Kilmyshall BC did likewise, coming away with win number 2 against Ognjen Antic of Serbia. That bout finished 4-1 to the Team Ireland boxer: 30:27; 28:29; 25:30; 27:30; 26:30.

63Kg John Donoghue, Olympic Mullingar BC, boxed his second contest of the competition against Mongolia’s Tengis Dalantai  – that finished with a unanimous decision for the Irishman – 25:30; 24:30; 26:30; 26:30; 25:30.

70Kg Alex Noonan Carmody, Riverstown BC contested against Jordan’s Yamen Fahmawiy  in Bout 9, and was similarly decisive, with a UD win on a score-line of 30:26; 30:26; 30:26; 30:24; 30:26

48Kg Aaron Keogh of Drimnagh BC but in a valiant performance against Tajikistan’s Mansurkhuja Muminov, but it wasn’t to be on this occasion, finishing 27:29; 25:30; 28:28; 26:30; 26:30.

345 boxers from 51 countries are contesting the tournament, the first of its kind in 8 years. 11 of those boxers are Team Ireland athletes – one of whom, 63Kg Siofra Lawless of Four Kings BC, has at least a bronze medal by virtue of the draw.

Day Six

One Team Ireland boxer, 48Kg Lauren Crinnion,  of Fr Horgan’s BC, is in action on Wednesday. She contests her Quarter Final against India’s Payal Payl, in bout 2 of Ring A’s Afternoon Session.

Afternoon Session Programme


Evening Session Programme


Watch Live

Ring A, Afternoon Session

Ring B, Afternoon Session

Ring A, Evening Session

Ring B, Evening Session

Team Ireland

48Kg Lauren Crinnion, Fr Horgan’s

52Kg Grace Conway, Treadagh BC

54Kg Tegan Farrelly, Dunboyne BC

60Kg Robyn Wolverson, Docklands BC

63Kg Siofra Lawless, Four Kings BC

70Kg Mary McDonagh, Sliabh Luachra BC

48Kg Aaron Keogh, Drimnagh BC

52Kg Christian Doyle, Team Doyle BC

57Kg Patrick Kelly, Kilmyshall BC

63Kg John Donoghue, Olympic Mullingar BC

70Kg Alex Noonan Carmody, Riverstown BC

Team Manager

Anna Moore


Brian Barry

Garry Kehoe

Amanda Spencer


Men’s and Women’s draws, in all weight categories, are available here:

Boxing2023 – IBA Junior World Boxing Championships Draw Sheets

Session 1A results
Session 1B results
Boxing2023 – IBA Junior World Boxing Championships Session1A Results

Results from sessions 2, 3 and 4 in which Team Ireland boxers did not contest are available here
Session 5A results
Session 5B results
Session 6A results
Session 6B results