Daina Moorehouse and Brandon McCarthy with Irish staff today


Please click here for Thursday’s Program at the World Youth Men’s and Women’s Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

Caitlin Fryers is in action in the 7th bout in Ring B in the afternoon session which begins at 11am (Irish time).

Irish male captain Jude Gallagher will be between the ropes in Ring B in the evening session at approximately 4.15pm (Irish time).

Daina Moorehouse advanced to the quarter-finals today but Brandon McCarthy bowed out of the tournament.

AIBA World Men’s and Women’s Youth Championships Budapest, Hungary

August 23

Last 32
51kg Caitlin Fryers (Ireland) v Kittiya Nampa (Thailand)  (afternoon)

Last 16
49kg Jude Gallagher (Ireland) v Renuex Zhao (China) (evening)

August 22

Last 32
56kg Brandon McCarthy (Ireland) lost to  Kumar Akash (India) 0-5

Last 16
48kg Daina Moorehouse (Ireland) beat Marta Lopez Del Arbol (Spain) 4-1

August 21

Last 32

57kg:Dearbhla Rooney (Ireland) lost to Panpatchara Somnuek (Thailand) 2-3
52kg:Dean Clancy (Ireland) lost to Asa Stevens (USA) 2-3)

August 26

48kg Diana Moorehouse (Ireland) v Nillda Meekoon (Thailand) (afternoon)

Last 16
75kg: Lauren Kelly (Ireland) v Tallya Brillaux (France) (afternoon)

Irish squad


48kg Daina Moorhouse (Enniskerry)
51kg Caitlin Fryers (Immaculata)
57kg Dearbhla Rooney (Sean McDermot)
75kg Lauren Kelly (St Brigid’s Edenderry) Cpt


49kg Jude Gallagher (Two Castles) Cpt
52kg Dean Clancy (Ballinacarrow)
56kg Brandon McCarthy (St Michael’s Athy)

Team managers: Stephen Connolly and Tara Mari Robins
Head coach: Billy McClean
Coaches: Michael Carruth, Michael Mongan, Anita Just
Physio: David Cooke