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Irish boxer Aidan Walsh withdraws from Olympics after injuring ankle celebrating win

Irish welterweight Aidan Walsh was on account of compete Sunday for shot on the gold medal match, however an overzealous celebration in his earlier struggle left him medically ineligible. The 24-year-old from Belfast was unable to make it to the ring for his semifinal bout with Pat McCormack of Nice Britain after injuring his ankle whereas […]

Aidan Walsh guaranteed boxing medal, while Irish mixed relay team reaches final

Boxing: Aidan Walsh assured a minimum of bronze after welterweight win; Kellie Harrington eases into quarter-finals of ladies’s light-weight Golf: Rory McIlroy (66) and Shane Lowry (65) each make large strikes to get to seven below (click here to read full report) Equestrian: In dressage, Sam Watson and Tullabeg Flamenco rating 34.3; Austin O’Connor and […]

Aidan Walsh guaranteed boxing medal while McIlroy and Lowry make big moves

Boxing: Aidan Walsh assured a minimum of bronze after welterweight win; Kellie Harrington eases into quarter-finals of ladies’s light-weight Golf: Rory McIlroy (66) and Shane Lowry (65) each make huge strikes to get to seven beneath Equestrian: Sam Watson finishes with 34.30 penalty factors to lie 14th; Austin O’Connor and Sarah Ennis to come back […]

Aidan Walsh guaranteed a medal after impressive morning for Irish boxers at Tokyo Olympics

Aidan Walsh has assured a 3rd medal for Eire at Tokyo 2020 with victory over Mauritius’ Merven Clair this morning. The Belfast man secured his podium place by way of cut up choice in at present’s welterweight quarter remaining, triumphing on ringside scorecards of 29-28, 28-29 and three of 30-27. A primary Olympic medal within […]

Proud as punch, Belfast boxing siblings Aidan and Michaela Walsh on road to Olympic glory  

Belfast siblings Aidan and Michaela Walsh have made Irish boxing historical past by changing into the primary brother and sister to qualify for the Olympics Video games. he pair secured their slots in Tokyo inside an hour of one another on the qualifying match in Paris yesterday. Hailing from the Black’s Highway in west Belfast […]