WORLD MILITARY GAMES DRAW

Four Irish boxers are between the ropes at the World Military Games in Wuhan, China tomorrow.

Leona Houlihan, Stephen Lochart, Ross Hickey and Michael Connolly are in action on Day 2 of the tournament

Houlihan meets Garza Fallon of the USA, and Hickey, an ex Irish Elite champion and European Elite medallists, faces Miliusha Dzmitry of Belarus in the last 32. Connolly is in against Poland’s Golembiewski Bartosz. read more

ELITE SCHOOLGIRL TRAINING

ELITE SCHOOLGIRL TRAINING

Elite Schoolgirl Squad training for Girl 1 and Girl 2 Champions from 2019, plus any Girl 2 Cadet Champions in 2019, will take place Sunday the 20th of Oct @ 11am to 3.30pm.

Venue: High-Performance Gym National Stadium.

All boxers taking part are asked to bring their full training gear including good quality 16oz sparring gloves, bag gloves, headguard, wraps, gumshield, skipping rope. water for two sessions and a change of clothes. read more

EINDHOVEN BOXCUP UPDATE

Elite champion Kieran Molloy scored an outstanding win in the last eight of the Eindhoven BoxCup in the Netherlands today.

The Oughterard BC welter beat England’s current Elite champion, Harvey Lambert, to advance to the semi-finals.

Molloy will now meet either Danny Meyer of Germany of Dutch orthodox Sammy Wagensveld for a place in Sunday’s finals tomorrow. read more

NATIONAL SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS OPENING SESSIONS

Jude Gallagher has put in the hard hours for the National Senior Championships.

The Two Castles BC flyweight meets Monkstown BC (Dublin) stand out Sean Kavanagh for a place in the last four of the tournament tomorrow.

Boxing begins at 12pm and will feature an all Cork three-rounder between Callum Walsh and Ryan McCarthy at light-welter. read more