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Irish boxer withdraws from 2020 Tokyo Olympics after injuring ankle while celebrating

Irish welterweight Aidan Walsh withdrew from his semifinal spherical match on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after he injured his ankle whereas celebrating his victory within the earlier spherical on Friday. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM In keeping with boxing officers, Walsh didn’t attend the medical verify and weigh-in previous to his scheduled […]

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 […]

Who is the greatest Irish boxer of all-time? Katie Taylor? Carl Frampton? Steve Collins? Barry McGuigan?

Boxing coach Andy Lee believes that Carl Frampton and Katie Taylor may nicely go down in historical past as the best Irish fighters within the sport. Lee was on the DAZN Boxing Show as he thought-about the alternatives, and he plumped straight for Frampton. The 34-year-old Irishman retired after a defeat to junior light-weight champion […]

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 […]

Irish strawweight Danni Neilan remains undefeated, takes decision win over Katharina Dalisda at NFC 4

Take a look at our new audio content material! Obligatory Credit score: Lucas Noonan – Bellator MMA Remaining undefeated as knowledgeable, Irish strawweight prospect, Danni Neilan improved to 4-0 in skilled combined martial arts this night — handing over a unanimous resolution win over the 5-1 Katharina Dalisda at Nationwide Combating Championships 4 this afternoon […]

Boxing: Irish Magno advances to round of 16 in women’s flyweight

Filipina boxer Irish Magno is thru to the spherical of 16 within the ladies’s flyweight division of the boxing competitors within the Tokyo Olympics. Magno defeated her spherical of 32 opponent, Christine Ongare of Kenya, in dominant vogue on Sunday morning on the Kokugikan Area in Tokyo. All judges gave the bout to Magno, 5-0, […]

Boxers Harrington, Irvine to carry Irish flag at Olympics opening

DUBLIN, Eire: Two members of Eire’s Olympic boxing workforce, Kellie Harrington and Brendan Irvine, will carry the Irish flag through the 2021 Olympic Video games opening ceremony on Friday. Harrington, who’s competing ih her first Olympics, is broadly believed to be one among Eire’s high medal prospects in Japan. She is the highest seed within […]

Boxing judging – The Irish News

AFTER the controversies that dogged the final Olympic Video games in Rio, there will likely be a serious concentrate on boxing judges at Tokyo 2020 – and two high Irish coaches are hopeful the times of potential “skullduggery” are a factor of the previous. Within the wake of the 2016 Olympics, the game’s troubled governing […]