Please click here for Sunday’s final schedule at the European U/22 Men’s and Women’s Championships in Targu Jiu, Romania.


Amy Broadhurst and Aoife O’Rourke are in action in the lightweight and middleweight finals versus Italy’s Francesca Martusciello and Turkey’s Busenaz Surmeneli.


The Broadhurst versus Martusciello clash is a repeat of the 2015 European Youth final which the Dundalk southpaw won in Hungary.


The Irish pair are guaranteed at least silver in Romania.


Broadhurst and O’Rourke are in action in the 2nd and 7th contests in the evening session in a revision from the program published earlier. Boxing begin at 3.30pm (Irish time)





European U/22 Men’s and Women’s Championships Targu Jiu, Romania March 24/April 2

March 25th

Last 16

51kg Niamh Earley (Ireland) lost to Aikaterini Koutsogeorgo (Greece) 0-5
57kg Shauna Blaney (Ireland) lost to Nedkova Ivanova (Bulgaria) 1-4

March 26th

Last 16

52kg Conor Quinn (Ireland) lost to Maksim Stakheev (Russia) 1-4

Last 32

91kg Kevin Sheehy (Ireland) lost to Felix Kuhne (Germany) 0-5

March 27th

Last 16

75kg Gabriel Dossen (Ireland) beat Hambardum Hakobya (Armenia) 4-1
56kg Jordan Moore (Ireland) lost to Eusebi Jitaru (Romania) 0-5


March 28th


48kg Shannon Sweeney (Ireland) lost to Mari-Emi Todorova (Bulgaria) 0-5
60kg Amy Boadhurst (Ireland) beat Esra Yildiz (Turkey) 5-0

March 29th


75kg Gabriel Dossen (Ireland) lost to Giorge Kharabadze (Georgia) 1-4


60kg Amy Broadhurst (Ieland) beat Belinda Limuka (France) 5-0
75kg Aoife O’Rourke (Ireland) beat Carlotta Paoletti (Italy) 5-0

April 1st


60kg Amy Boadhurst (Ireland) v Francesca Martuschiello (Italy)
75kg Aoife O’Rourke (Ireland) v Busenaz Surmeneli (Turkey)

Irish squad


75kg Aoife O’Rourke (Castlerea) (Silver, at least)
60kg Amy Broadhurst (Dealgan) (Silver, at least)
57kg Shauna Blaney (Navan)
51kg Niamh Earley (Ryston)
48kg Shannon Sweeney (St Annes)


52kg Conor Quinn (Clonard)
56kg Jordan Moore (Glasnevin)
75kg Gabriel Dossen (Olympic)
91kg Kevin Sheehy (St Francis)

IABA President: Dominic O’Rourke
Team manager: Anna Moore & Paddy Osborne
Head coach: Dmitry Dmitruk
Coaches: Eoin Pluck, Thomas Murray, Valerie Hamilton
R&J: Philip Rooney