Roscommon’s Aoife O’Rourke meets Ukraine’s Tetiana Petrovich in the middleweight quarter-finals at the European Women’s Elites in Madrid tomorrow with at least a bronze medal on the line.

Both women will be in the ring at approximately 3.45pm.

Dundalk lightweight Amy Broadhurst is between the ropes at approximately 2pm while Cavan’s Ceire Smith, who racked up a stunning win today, boxes at 5-30pm versus Turkish flyweight Naz Buse Cakiroglu.

Cork welter Christina Desmond is in action on Tuesday.

(Irish times apply above. Madrid is one hour ahead of Ireland).

Please click here and here for Monday’s programs and here for today’s results.

(Image: Ceire Smith has her hand raised in victory today).



European Women’s Elite Championships Madrid, Spain August 22/31

August 25

Last 32

51kg Ceire Smith (Ireland) beat Krisztina Beri (Hungary) RSC2

August 26

Last 16

51kg Ceire Smith (Ireland) v Naz Buse Cakiroglu (Turkey)

60kg Amy Broadhurst (Ireland) v Dominika Ciklova (Czech Republic)


75kg Aoife O’Rourke (Ireland) v Tetiana Petrovich (Ukraine)

August 27

Last 16

69kg Christina Desmond (Ireland) v Anna Van Leeuwen (Netherlands)

Irish squad

51kg: Ceire Smith (Cavan/Virginia)
60kg: Amy Broadhurst (Dealgan)
69kg: Christina Desmond (Fr Horgan’s)
75kg: Aoife O’Rourke (Castlerea)

Team manager: JP Kinsella

Coaches: Zaur Antia and Damain Kennedy

Physio; David Cooke