NATIONAL SENIOR SEMI-FINALS

Please scroll down for line ups for Friday’s National Senior (formerly Intermediate) semi-finals at Dublin’s National Stadium.

Boxing begins at 6.30pm.

The finals will be decided on Friday, November 30.

Weekend weighs ins (November 23) – 8am to 9am and 12pm to 1pm at the National Stadium. read more

HARRINGTON GUARANTEED BRONZE AT WORLD ELITES (UPDATED)

Kellie Harrington

Amy Broadhurst bowed out of the World Elite Championships on a split decision to India’s  Simranjit Baath Kaur in the light-welter class this afternoon.

The  finals scores read 28-28 and 29-27,30-26,29-27 to Kaur and 29-27 to Broadhurst.

The Dundalk soutphaw, who won the first round on the unofficial cards by virtue of a stunning left alone, continued to impress in the second with simple but effective one-two combinations, Kaur also had her moments in the middle of the frame and toward the end of the stanza. read more

WORLD ELITE QUARTER-FINALS

Kellie Harrington and Amy Broadhurst box at the AIBA World Elite Championships in New Delhi, India tomorrow on a key day for Irish boxing.

The Dublin and Dundalk duo meet Canada and India in the light and light-welter quarter-finals with at least bronze up for grabs.

33 nations have athletes through to the last eight and within striking distance of the medals. read more

IRELAND ARRIVE HOME FROM EU CHAMPIONSHIPS

Team Ireland arrived home from the EU Men’s Elite Championships in Valladolid, Spain via Dublin Airport today.

Kurt Walker claimed bantamweight gold at the tournament and Kieran Molloy brought home bronze.

Walker beat England’s current European Elite champion Peter McGrail in the 56kg final on a split decision in a repeat of this year’s Commonwealth Games final which the Liverpool southpaw won. read more