Please scroll down for pictures from the Liffey Crane National Boy 1,2,3 Championships at Dublin’s National Stadium.

The tournament concluded on Saturday after 271 bouts over five consecutive days since last Tuesday.

Images courtesy of Paddy Gallagher.


Main Sponsor Michael Gill, Liffey Crane Hire, makes the presentations to David McDonagh (Sparicus BC) and Yakub Khalifa (Rathfirland BC)

Jake Kelleher (Rathoath BC) with coach Johnny Hand after winning the first title (Boy 1) title of 2019

Jamie Barrett (Olympic BC) and Jake Lawlor (Ratoath BC) with National Registrar Stephen Connolly

Jamie Collins (Drimnagh BC) and William McCarthy (Mayfield) with IABA CEO Fergal Carruth

Jamie Collins takes the win

Calvin Doyle (Athy) with Preston Parkinson and National Secretary Art O’Brien

The Drimnagh BC celebrate with Kai Griffin

Darragh Lawlor (red) of the Mayfield BC and Martin Donovan (Olympic BC)

IABA President Dom O’Rourke with Kyle Smith (Holy Family BC) and Paul Corr (Cookstown BC)

Malachy Scott makes the presentations to Anthony Doohan and Ewan Murphy

Luke Broughton (Ashbourne BC) and coaches following his win over Gerry Ward (Galway BC)

Jonathan Delaney (Olympic BC) and coaches

James O’Neill (Paulstown BC), James Heaphy (Leeside Lough BC) and ref Seamus Kelly

Adam McIvor (Oakleaf BC) and expanding fan club after his win

Dunfanaghy BC coaches Martin McDonagh and Eddie Harkin with boxer Anthony Doohan

Blaine Fitzgerald (Corinthinas BC) in the blue and Tiernan McCormack (Moneyglass BC)

Eugene Duffy makes the presentations to Ronan McNamee and Larry Connors

Eugene O’Kane makes the presentations to John Mongans (OLOL BC) and Thomas Ward (Carrickmore BC)

Naas BC champion Bernie Cawley (blue) and Patrick McDonagh (Ballyhaunis BC) and ref Gary McGillion

IABA President Dominic O’Rourke presents Clayton Nolan (Ballyhaunis B.C.) with his medal and certificate for winning the Boy 3 74KG title against Charlie Fitzgerald (Ballyduff B.C.)

Callum McGillin (Two Castles BC) jumps for joy after his win over Ryan Murphy (Neilstown BC)

Blue corner win; Shay Murphy (Ballyduff BC) and Dan McGuffin (Tredagh BC) with ref Aideen Floyd

Blue corner win; Martin Sweeney (Ennis BC) aand Dean Cox (Enniscorthy BC) and ref Malachy Scott

Alex Carmody of the Riverstown BC celebrates his win over Lee Brennan (St Mary’s)

Jim Murrin makes the presentations to Johnny Lynch (Enniskerry BC) and Oisin Dunlop (Clonard BC)

Anna Moore makes the presentations to Aodhan Scott and champion Aaron Keogh

Aaron Keogh (Drimnagh BC) is the new Boy (1) 33kg champion versus Aodhan Scott (Glengormley BC)

Aaron Dorgan (St Colman’s BC) and Tom Ward (Riverside BC)

Glen McStay (Dr. Flanagans BC) and Martin Sweeney (Ennis BC)

Jim Murrin makes the final presentation to Mike McCarthy (Rathkeale B.C.) the new Boy 3 86KG Champion following his win over Conor Gracey (Castlerea B.C.)