Team NI’s McNaul Through to Commonwealth Games Quarter Finals.

Ormeau Road BC’s Carly McNaul is through to the light-fly quarter finals at the Commonwealth Games.

Carly, a Gold Coast silver medallist in 2018, contest against Australia’s Kirsty Lee Harris, contested a very tight bout in Birmingham today, winning 3-2. The Judge’s final scores were: 27:30, ,30:26, 29:28, 27:30,29: 28.

Carly contests her Quarter Final on Wednesday at 12.30, against Sri Lanka’s Kenshani Hansika.

The second Team NI boxer between the ropes today was Emerald BC middleweight, Jake Tucker. He boxed Guernsey’s Billie Le Poullain in another very tight bout – Jake lost out on the narrowest of margins, the 3-2 split. Judges scored the bout 28:29, 29:28, 26: 30, 29:28, 29:28.

51kg Clepson Paiva, of Holy Trinity BC, is the only Team NI boxer between the ropes on Monday; he meets Ghana in the last 16 and is between the ropes at 6:30pm Also in action on Monday, in his second bout of the tournament, is 57kg Jude Gallagher. He won his last 32 bout on Saturday, and meets England’s Niall Farrell at 7.30pm. Monday’s programme is here

While on Tuesday, 67kg Eugene McKeever contests against Zambia, also in last 16 action. Tokyo Olympic bronze medallist, Aidan Walsh, will meet either Uganda or Lesotho on the same day.

A brace of Team NI boxers in in the ring on August 3rd; Antrim BC’s Nicole Clyde, at 48kg, meets India in her Quarter Final, while Immaculata BC’s Éireann Nugent will meet either England or Nigeria in her QF.

On August 4th, a trio of Team NI boxers begin their tournaments. Emerald BC’s Michaela Walsh, a Tokyo Olympian and World No. 5, takes on Botswana or Malawi in Quarter Final action. 63kg World Champion, St. Bronagh’s Amy Broadhurst, contesting the Games at 60kg, meets Zambia in her QF. 2022 European Silver medallist, Dylan Eagleson, boxes Mozambique in his Quarter Final.

Drawsheets are here

Day One results are here

Day Two results are here

Day Three results are here

All CWG reports and documents are here

N.I Commonwealth Team:

48kg Nicole Clyde, Antrim BC

50kg Carly McNaul, Ormeau Rd BC

51kg Clepson Paiva, Holy Trinity BC

54kg Dylan Eagleson, St. Paul’s BC

57kg Michaela Walsh, Emerald BC

57kg Jude Gallagher, Two Castles BC

60kg Amy Broadhurst, St. Bronagh’s BC

63.5kg JP Hale, Star ABC

67kg Eugene McKeever, Holy Family BC, Drogheda

70kg Eireann Nugent, Immaculata BC

71kg Aidan Walsh, Emerald BC

75kg Jake Tucker, Emerald BC

High Performance Director: John Conlan

Head Coach: Damian Kennedy


Liam Corr

Rory McShane

Jay Delaney

Support Team

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