DAY 4 RESULTS – NATIONAL U/22 C’SHIPS AND U/18 OPEN

Paddy Donovan

Please scroll down for today’s results from the National U/22 Championships and U/18 Open at Dublin’s National Stadium.

Thirty eight bouts were completed on Day 4 of the tournaments ahead of next weekend’s finals.

Former and current World and European Youth and Junior medallists and champions Caitlin Fryers, Niamh Early, Amy Broadhurst, Paddy Donovan, Callum Walsh and Pierce O’Leary advanced today. read more

NATIONAL U/22 AND U/18 OPEN RESULTS

EIGHTEEN male and female bouts were completed on Day 1 of the penultimate weekend of the National U/22 Championships and Irish U/18 Open Competition at Dublin’s National Stadium tonight.

Belfast light fly Caitlin Fryers, the 2017 AIBA World Youth bronze medallist, set up an all Antrim U/18 clash with Shannon McKenna after earning a unanimous decision over Megan Coleman in the 48kg class. read more

NATIONAL U/22 AND U/18 OPEN

The National U/22 Championships and U/18 Open resume at the National Stadium in Dublin tonight.

18 bouts will be decided this evening.

Admission prices: €10 for adults and €5 for children U/14.

National U/22 C’Ships and U/18 Open National Stadium Dublin

Friday January 19th

Q/finals and S/Finals (6.30pm)

U/18

51kg Orinta Ringyte (Riverstown) V Kirsten Cresham (Castlebar)
51kg Caitlyn Fryers (Immaculata) V Megan Coleman (Baldoyle)
51kg Shannon McKenna (Holy Trinity) V Jessica Connolly (Ballaghaderreen)
57kg Ciara Craig (Dunfanaghy) V Dearbhla Rooney (Sean McDermott)
81kg Edward Barrett (Olympic Galway) V Dean O’Driscoll (St Michaels Athy read more

WARD TO LINE OUT WITH BRITISH LIONHEARTS IN WSB

Joe Ward

  World Elite finalists Joe Ward has teamed up with the British Lionhearts for the new World Series of Boxing (WSB) which begins next month.

The Westmeath light-heavy, the current European Elite champion, could line out for the Lionhearts versus the Croatia Knights in Gateshead on February 16.

The Lionhearts and Knights are in a four-team European group which also includes the French Fighting Roosters and Italia Thunder.

Ward won five of six fights for the Lionhearts in the 2012/13 season. read more

ELITE SCHOOLBOY TRAINING THIS SUNDAY

Elite Schoolboys Squad Training for last season’s Boy 3 and Boy 4 Champions plus Cadet Champions at those ages will resume this Sunday, January 21st at 11am in the High Performance Gym at the National Boxing Stadium.

Two sessions of boxing will take place on the day with the second session ending at approximately 3:30pm.

Boxers are asked to have full training gear with them on the day and this includes good quality 16oz sparring gloves and water for two sessions and a change of clothes would be desirable also. read more