Michael Conlan reacts to the judges’ decision after his defeat to Vladimir Nikitin in Rio. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

An investigation into possible corruption during the Olympic boxing competition at Rio 2016 is to be led by Professor Richard McLaren, the man who unc(...)

Paddy Barnes has no issue with the decision to include professionals in Rio. Photograph: Ian McNicol/Inpho

Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan have welcomed the decision to allow professional boxers to compete at the Rio 2016 Games, but both Irish Olympians hav(...)