Irish Elite finalist Darryl Moran has withdrawn from the Irish squad for the European U/22 Championships after picking up a hand injury.

Irish head coach Zaur Antia, and Moran’s club coach at the Illies GG, Eamon Duffy, confirmed that the injury has ruled the Irish U/22 champion out of the 2nd edition of the European U/22s which begins in Brăila, Romania tomorrow.

Moran was training at his club early Sunday evening, in a session designed for weight management, when he picked up the injury.

The Irish squad fly out to Romania from Dublin Airport later this afternoon.


Irish squad European U/22 Championships Brăila, Romania March 14th/22nd

52kg Jordan Moore (Glasnevin)
56kg Kurt Walker (Canal)
60kg Dylan Duffy (Pegasus)
64kg Keith Flavin (Paulstown)
69kg Eugene McKeever (Holy Family Drogheda)
75kg Kelyn Cassidy (Saviours Crystal)
81kg Brian Kennedy (St Marys Daingean)
91kg Geoffrey Kavanagh (Glasnevin)
91+kg Thomas Carty (Glasnevin) cpt

Team Manager: Paddy Osbourne

Coaches: Zaur Antia, Pat McDonagh

R&J: Philip Rooney