Four Irish boxers will be in action on Day 1 of the European Youth Championships in Antalya, Turkey today.


Dublin bantam Craig Kavanagh and Israel’s David Kharmats get proceedings underway in the joint 1st bout on the program this afternoon.


World Youth and World Junior bronze and silver medallists Gabriel Dossen, Eamer Coughlan and Paddy Donovan, pictured, are also in action.


Terry Donoghue, David Oliver Joyce and Jordan Myers box tomorrow.


Boxing begins at 2.30pm (Irish time) today. 34 nations are competing in Turkey.


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European Youth Championships Antalya. Turkey October 21st/29th


October 21st Preliminaries (Last 32)

56kg Craig Kavanagh (Ireland) v David Kharmats (Israel)
60kg Eamer Coughlan (Ireland) v Artur Szachbazian (Czech Republic)
64kg Patrick Donovan (Ireland) v Konrad Dialas (Poland)
69kg Gabriel Dossen (Ireland) v Pavel Kamanin (Estonia)

October 22nd (Last 16)

49kg Terry Donoghue (Ireland) v Danil Lysenko (Russia)
52kg David Oliver Joyce (Ireland) v Amid Alizada (Azerbaijan)

Last 32
75kg Jordan Myers (Ireland) v Rami Kiwan (Bulgaria)



Irish squad

49kg Terry Donoghue (St Michaels Athy BC)

52kg David Oliver Joyce (Ballymun BC)

56kg Craig Kavanagh (Crumlin BC)

60kg Eamer Coughlan (Riverstown BC)

64kg Paddy Donovan (OLOL BC)

69kg Gabriel Dossen (Olympic BC)

75kg  Jordan Myers (Sligo City BC)

Head Coach: Zauri Antia
Coach: John Conlan
R&J: Diarmuid MacDiarmada