Ireland’s Darren O’Neill, who fights in the  Men’s Heavy 91kg class. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

So, and in no particular order, that’s Darren O’Neill, Brendan Irvine, Dean Gardiner, Ceire Smith, Dean Walsh, Adam Nolan, Sean McComb, Michael O’Rei(...)

Ireland’s super-heavyweight Dean Gardiner beat Italy’s Guido Vianello at the Crystla Hall in Baku to make the quarter-finals of the European Games. Photo:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

A long and tiring day for the Irish boxers down at Baku’s Crystal Hall has ended on the perfect winning note for both Dean Gardiner and Adam Nolan – w(...)

Katie Taylor in action against  Yana Allekseevana of Azerbaijan in the AIBA 60kg Elite Women’s World Boxing Championships final last November. Photograph: Inpho

Pete Taylor, coach and dad to Olympic champion Katie Taylor, has described the decision to not seed female boxers at next month’s inaugural European G(...)

Katie Taylor has her arm raised by the referee after the judges declared her the winner of  AIBA Elite Women’s World Championships final in  Jeju, South Korea, last November. Photograph: Inpho

Katie Taylor will be testing a niggling wrist injury this weekend when she returns for her first competitive fights this year ahead of next month’s in(...)

Adam Nolan lands with a left in his welterweight title fight against John Joe Joyce during the   National Senior Elite Championships at the  National Stadium. Photograph: Colm O’Neill/Inpho

Darren O’Neill gave away just about everything to Ken Okungbowa in last night’s heavyweight title fight in the National Stadium. O’Neill, the Irish(...)

Katie Taylor will miss the National Elite Boxing Championships because of a wrist injury.  Photograph: James Crombie / Inpho

Katie Taylor has been forced to sit out the 2015 National Elite Championships due to injury.The Olympic champion is still recovering from an injured l(...)

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(...)