Four Team Ireland boxers will contest European Youth Championships finals tomorrow.
First up of the Irish is 70kg Laura Moran, who will meet Veronika Nakota of Ukraine in Bout 12 of Ring A’s afternoon session. That contest will be followed by bout 13’s meeting of Ireland’s 81kg Dearbhla Tinnelly and Ukraine’s Karine Airpapetian.
Afternoon session, beginning at 12pm, Irish time:
2 Team Ireland boxers are in action in the evening session – first up is Team Co-Captain, 71kg Bobbi Flood, who will contest his final against Italy’s Gabriele Rontani Guidi in Bout 6
And in bout 12, at 81kg+, Cliona D’Arcy will box Ukraine’s Polina Cherenko
Evening session, beginning at 3pm, Irish time:
Four Irish boxers will come home with bronze medals – 48kg Patsy Joyce and Georgia Dunn McGovern, 50kg Katie O’Keefe and 63kg Winnie McDonagh.
The total medal haul, of 8, is the highest number of medals any Irish team has won at and EUBC youth tournament.
This year’s edition, hosted by the Bulgarian Boxing Federation in Sofia, is being contested by 400 boxers from 40 nations.
The tournament will be streamed by the EUBC on its YouTube channel – links per ring and session will be issued on Thursday’s morning.
Team Ireland Squad:
48kg: Georgia McGovern, Setanta : Bronze Medallist
48kg: Patsy Joyce, Olympic: Bronze Medallist
50kg: Katie O’Keefe, Kanturk : Bronze Medallist
51kg: Adam McKenna, Holy Family
52kg: Esther Lambe, Setanta
54kg: Shakira Donoghue, Templemore
54kg: Gavin Ryan, Ratoath
57kg: Yasmin Meredith, Corinthians: Team Captain
57kg: John Donoghue, St Michaels Athy
60kg: Jason Nevin, Olympic
63kg: Winnie McDonagh, Neilstown : Bronze Medallist
63.5kg: Tom McDonnell, Docklands
66kg: Gabrielle Mongan, Whitechurch
67kg: Jim Donovan, Our Lady of Lourdes
70kg: Laura Moran, St Annes: Finalist
71kg: Bobbi Flood, Cabra: Team Captain: Finalist
75kg: Emma Keating, Paulstown
75kg: Joshua Olaniyan, Jobstown
80kg: Ryan Murphy, Neilstown
81kg: Dearbhla Tinnelly, Clann Naofa: Finalist
81+kg: Cliona Darcy, Tobar Pheadair: Finalist
86kg: Nathan Ojo, Esker
92kg: David J McDonagh, Olympic
92+kg: Bernie Cawley, St David’s, Naas
R & J:
Draw sheets for all Team Ireland boxers are available here
Day One Session results are here
Day Two Session results are here
Day Three Session results are here
Day Four Session results are here
Day Five Session results are here
Session 25 results
Session 26 results
Session 27 results
Session 28 results