Ireland take home two bronze European medals after semi-final losses

File photo of Kellie Harrington and Michaela Walsh

Ireland will leave the European Elite Women's Boxing Championship with a pair of bronze medals.

Michaela Walsh has lost her featherweight semi-final on points in a split decision to Russia's Daria Abramova in Sofia.

Earlier, Kellie Harrington lost her lightweight semi-final to Olympic bronze medalist Mira Potkonen.

Potkonen beat Katie Taylor at the Rio Olympics in 2016.

- Digital desk

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