STRABANE man Cathal McLaughlin defeated England’s Bradley Perkins on Friday night when the 18-year-old represented Ireland in an international tournament. McLaughlin boxes out of Raphoe ABC and traveled as part of the Donegal team that was representing Ireland. The 10-man squad took on England in front of a capacity crowd of over 500 at the […]
AMATEUR boxing made a successful return to Lifford last week when for the first time in 14 years, the border town hosted a tournament, organised by the Raphoe ABC. It proved a thrilling night of action in the Lifford Community Centre. There was plenty of joy for the home fighters, including Ballindrait’s Dennis Lafferty who […]
HAVING spent a protracted period outside the ropes with injury, Beragh southpaw Ryan ‘Tiny’ Donnelly returned in a blaze of glory this season to win his first ever Ulster Elite Championship at the famed Docker’s Club..
STRABANE boxing history was made last Friday night (July 27) when Ryan Devine became the first ever local winner of a National Senior Cadet title.
The 2 Castles Boxing Club, Newtownstewart entered two girls for the Mid-Ulster Boxing Championships in Castleblayney.
The Ulster Schoolboys Boxing Championships were held last Saturday at the 2000 Centre in Newtownstewart and a fantastic day’s action was witnessed by the big crowd in attendance.
STRABANE boxer Emma McGlynn will take on the World Junior champion Ciara Ginty at a major inter-county tournament in County Mayo on Sunday.
Ryan Devine, Immaculata ABC and Ruairi McGlinchey booked their places in the All Ireland finals in Dublin on April 4 by taking gold at the Ulster Boxing Championships.
FOUR local boxers will enter the ring on Sunday hoping to clinch a spot at this year’s All-Ireland championships in Dublin, as the compete at the Ulster finals in Strabane today.
On Saturday night Twin Towns Boxing club will hold their annual boxing tournament in Jackson’s Hotel, Ballybofey.