Ireland’s Darren O’Neill won’t be competing in Rio this summer. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Captain of the Irish boxing squad in London four years ago - Darren O’Neill failed to qualify for the Rio Olympics at the last time of asking in Baku (...)

Ireland’s Michael Conlan is through to the quarter-finals of the  European Elite Championships in Samokov, Bulgaria. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Michael Conlan and Dean Walsh advanced to the quarter-finals of the European Elite Championships in Samokov, Bulgaria today. Ireland captain Darren (...)