Jamie Kavanagh punches Andres Navarro during their junior welterweight fight at House of Blues Boston on March 17th, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. Photograph:  Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

Professional boxer Jamie Kavanagh has been refused bail after he was charged over street brawl following his father’s funeral in Dublin last year. The(...)

Ireland’s John Joe Nevin in action on his professional debut against Puerto Rico’s  Albert Candalaria at the  House of Blues in  Boston on St Patrick’s Day. Photograph:   Emily Harney/Inpho

Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin claimed a unanimous decision in his debut as a professional as he beat Puerto Rico’s Alberto Candelaria(...)