Katie Taylor and Paddy Barnes, seen with their Olympic medals after the London Olympics.

Shushhh . . .tat tat. Shushh . . . tat, tat. Shushhh . . . tat, tat is the sound of Katie Taylor punching Paddy Barnes. It disappears fo(...)

Ireland’s Adam Nolan exchanges punches with Souleymane Cissokho of France during their 69kg bout at the AIBA World Boxing Championships in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Photograph: Paul Mohan/Sportsfile

Ireland manager Billy Walsh believes Irish welterweight Adam Nolan was very unlucky to lose a split decision against France’s Souleymane Cissokho in h(...)

Ireland’s Adam Nolan in action against Poland’s Tomasz Kot during yesterday’s welterweight (69kg) clash at the European Championships in Minsk, Belarus. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

London 2012 Olympian Adam Nolan made it through into the last 16 of the European Boxing Championships in Minsk, Belarus yesterday with Belfast’s Sean (...)

Joe Ward: the teenager is the light heavyweight European champion and ranked eighth in the world. Photograph: Inpho

The strongest Irish amateur boxing team to step into a ring will learn the names of their first opponents tomorrow when the draw for the European Cham(...)

Michael Conlan and Paddy Barnes are both named in the Ireland squad for the European Elite Championships in Belarus. Photograph:   Kelvin Boyes/Inpho/Presseye

Ireland’s three men’s Olympic medallists will all be action at the European Elite Championships after being included in a 10-man squad for the tour(...)