World Elite champion Michael Conlan (red) in action

World Elite champion Michael Conlan (red) in action



Team Lithuania are scheduled to arrive in Dublin tomorrow for a training camp with Ireland at the National Stadium.

The camp runs until March 24 at the home of Irish boxing.

Current European Elite welter champion Eimantas Stanionis and current European Elite bronze medallist Evaldas Petrauskas are included in the Lithuanian panel.

Both nations are preparing for next month’s European Olympic qualifiers in Samsun, Turkey. The Irish squad for the qualifiers leave for a final training camp in Assisi, Italy on March 28.

Rio 2016 Olympians Paddy Barnes, Michael Conlan, Steven Donnelly and Joe Ward are included on the Irish team for the Assisi training camp.

The Irish squad for Samsun will be ratified in due course.


Ireland and Lithuania squads training camp National Stadium Dublin



1. Stephen McKenna

2. Paddy Barnes

3. Brendan Irvine

4. TJ Waite

5. Michael Conlan

6. Kurt Walker

7. David Oliver Joyce

8. Sean McComb

9. Tiernan Bradley

10. Dean Walsh

11. Wayne Kelly

12. Steven Donnelly

13. Adam Nolan

14. Martin Stokes

15. Michael O’Reilly

16. Conor Wallace

17. Joe Ward

18. JP Delaney

19. Darren O’Neill

20. Kirill Afanasev

21. Dean Gardiner

22. Thomas Carty



1. Evaldas Petrauskas,

2. Eimantas Stanionis,

3. Mantas Valavicius

4. Edgaras Skurdelis,

5. Todas Tamasauskas,

6. Tomas Piorun

7. Vladimiras Bajevas (coach)

8. Vidas Bruzas (coach)

9. Arunas Cialka (physio)

10. Valeriu Dadeo