Mon, 11 Dec, 2017
The Irish Amateur Boxing Association were last night maintaining a silent stance on Billy Walsh’s future as Irish head coach following speculation that the Wexford man is set to take up a coaching role with the United States’ boxing team.
Fri, 28 Aug, 2015
The Bulgarian town of Samokov has been renowned for its iron-forging skills since the Middle Ages and when our elite boxers return from the European Elite Championships being held there this week the expectation is that they will do so having fashioned some precious metal of their own.
Wed, 12 Aug, 2015
Adam Nolan has savoured it already, but this will be young Michael Conlan’s first taste of the unique Olympic atmosphere when he joins the Wexford man on tonight’s bill at the ExCel, with the Irish camp bidding to get back on the winning trail after yesterday’s first boxing loss.
Fri, 03 Aug, 2012
“THE heathers will be blazing in Wexford tonight,” Irish coach Billy Walsh predicted as he embraced fellow county man Adam Nolan, who yesterday became the second man from the Model County to qualify for an Olympic Games — Billy himself having qualified for the Seoul Olympics in 1988.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2012
KATIE TAYLOR produced what has to be regarded as the best performance of her career to date as she demolished Russian lightweight, Ayzznat Gadzhieva, with an astonishing 20-2 computer scoreline to keep her world title defence on track by claiming a place in today’s finals of the women’s world boxing championships in Ningbo City, China.
Sat, 29 Nov, 2008
KATIE TAYLOR will defend her European 60kg title against the world champion Patiana Shalaya of Russia in tomorrow’s final at the European women’s boxing championships in Warsaw after turning in the best performance of her career to outpoint Guisam Patar of Turkey 18-15 in a thrilling semi-final yesterday evening.
Fri, 08 Sep, 2006