BROADHURST REFLECTS ON 5TH GOLD MEDAL

TWO-TIME European U/22 champion Amy Broadhurst believed it wasn’t realistic to win five Continental gold medals – until she became unrealistic.

The Dealgan BC southpaw moved down to lightweight just a few weeks after winning her first National Elite belt at light welter (her 17th Irish title) at Dublin’s National Stadium to claim
her second successive European U/22 60kg gold in Russia on St Patrick’s Day last Sunday. read more

EUROPEAN U/22 SQUAD ARRIVE HOME

Team Ireland’s ten-strong squad, pictured above last evening,arrived home from the European U/22 Championships in Russia via Dublin Airport last night.

Dundalk lightweight Amy Broadhurst claimed her second successive gold medal at the 34-nation tournament.

IABA President, Dominic O’Rourke, CEO Fergal Carruth, and High-Performance Director Bernard Dunne were at the Airport for the Bank Holiday homecoming. read more

ULSTER PAINTS NEW YORK GREEN

Please scroll down for the Ulster High Performance Selection results from New York on Friday night last.

A top Irish team took on the Big Apple’s finest as part of the St Patrick’s celebrations and won the “Pummeling On The Pier” night of boxing 7-2.

Rio Olympian Brendan Irvine and current EU Elite champion Kurt Walker made welcome returns after being out with hand injuries. Both men won their first fights back. read more