Ireland’s  Paddy Barnes celebrates after knocking out Kenya’s Simon Nzioki during their flyweight last 16 bout at the World Boxing Championships in  Almaty, Kazakhstan. Photograph: Paul Mohan/Sportsfile

A devastating left from flyweight Paddy Barnes finished his fight in the first round and sent him into the quarter-finals of the World Championships i(...)

Ireland light welterweight  Ray Moylette goes on the offensive in his fight against Greece’s  Alexandros Tsanikidis at the  AIBA World Boxing Championships in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Photograph:  Paul Mohan/Sportsfile

Mayo light welterweight Ray Moylette survived a stinging right-hander from his Greek opponent to win a split decision in his opening bout at the AIBA (...)

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 (...)

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(...)