Four of Ireland’s five-strong squad will be in action at the 23rd Semen Trestin Memorial in Odessa, Ukraine this afternoon.

Boxing begins at 1pm (Irish time).

Wayne Kelly, Aidan Walsh, Emmett Brennan box in the last 32 and Tommy Hyde meets a Jordanian opponent for a place in the last eight.

Ken Okungbowa received a bye into the last 16 and fights tomorrow.

Please see below attachments for schedule, draw sheets and today’s program.


Boxing2019 – Semen Trestin Memorial Tournament Competition Schedule (1)


Boxing2019 – Semen Trestin Memorial Tournament Day1 Schedule (1)



23 Semen Trestin Memorial Odessa, Ukraine

July 9

Last 32

63kg Wayne Kelly (Ireland) v Vaghinak Bazeyan (Armenia)
69kg Aiden Walsh (Ireland) v Tibenius Barbuso (Hungary)
75kg Emmet Brennan (Ireland) v Igor Harchenko (Ukraine)

Last 16

81kg Tommy Hyde (Ireland) v Hindawl Al Oada (Jordan)

July 10

Last 16

91kg Ken Okungbowa (Ireland) v Dmytyi Galagan (Ukraine) or Shangarbek Batynula (Kazakhstan)


Irish squad

63kg Wayne Kelly (Portlaoise)
69kg Aidan Walsh (Monkstown)
75kg Emmet Brennan (Glasnevin)
81kg Tommy Hyde (Mayfield)
91kg Ken Okungbowa (Athlone)

Coaches: Eoin Pluck and Jimmy Halpin