Draws: World Junior Championships.

The draws have taken place for the World Junior Championships, being held in Yerevan, Armenia.

345 boxers are contesting the competition, of whom 11 are representing Team Ireland. Today’s draw has created the first Irish medalist of the tournament, in 63Kg Siofra Lawless of Four Kings BC. She will come home with at least a bronze medal.


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

Boxing2023 – IBA Junior World Boxing Championships Draw Sheets

Watch Live: Opening Ceremony


Day One

Three Team Ireland boxers are in action on Day One. 52Kg Christian Doyle contests against  Surendrasingh Sahil Broad of India in Ring B’s Bout 5.

57Kg Patrick Kelly  opens his tournament in Ring A’s Bout 8, against Mexico’s Edgar Cornejo Pinacho. In the same Ring, 6 bouts later, 63Kg John Donoghue Olympic contests against Amirmohamma Rostampour of Iran

Programme: Boxing2023 – IBA Junior World Boxing Championships Day1 Schedule

Day One, Ring A:

Day One, Ring B

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