Wednesday Jun 5
Blog: Hugh Cahill in Minsk
Tuesday's child is fair of face. That was until Paddy Barnes got a hold of him. The Ireland captain's unanimous victory over Welshman John Williams started a brilliant run of victories in the camp, with Tommy McCarthy, Jason Quigley and John Joe Nevin all following suit.
world series of boxing
Irish boxing fans both young and old, have a great opportunity to see their Olympic Games heroes - plus European champions Joe Ward and Ray Moylette - in action this week .
The IABA tells us that the Irish squad for the May 3rd and May 5th Elite internationals with France at the Rochestown Park Hotel in Cork and the National Stadium in Dublin has been confirmed.
Boxing: Gold and Silver for David Oliver Joyce and Dean Gardiner in Helsinki
David Oliver Joyce produced a vintage performance to win gold and the Boxer of the Tournament Award at the 32nd Gee Bee Multi-Nations in Finland on Sunday.
Katie Taylor suffers hand injury and out of action for several weeks
AIBA World No. 1 Katie Taylor is a major injury doubt for the May 3 Ireland v France Elite international in Millstreet, Cork.