Grainne Walsh

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Ireland’s Kellie Harrington in action against  Agnes Alexiusson of Sweden in the lightweight semi-final at the European Games in Minsk, Belarus. Photograph: Soenar Chamid/Inpho

Kellie Harrington, Michaela Walsh and Kurt Walker will all fight for gold medals over the weekend at the European Games in Minsk after coming through (...)

Regan Buckley is into the semi-finals in Minsk.

Ireland are assured of at least two bronze medals at the European Olympic Games and once again it has been the country’s boxers who have delivered at (...)

Ireland’s Michaela Walsh (left) on her way to winning against Romania’s Lenuta-Lacramioara Perijoc at the European Games 2019 in Minsk. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Belfast’s Michaela Walsh is determined to put past disappointments behind her and use the European Games in Minsk as a springboard to success at next(...)

Annalise Murphy has lost her direct international carding scheme funding of €40,000 and will now be dunded through the Irish Sailing Association  . Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

A year and a half before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Rio Olympic silver-medal winning sailor  Annalise Murphy has lost her direct funding from Sport(...)

Kellie Harrington is through to the last eight at the Aiba World Elite Championships in India. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ireland’s Kellie Harrington is through to the last eight of the Aiba World Elite Championships after stunning home favourite Sarita Devi on a 3-2 spli(...)

WeWork’s offices at Iveagh Court, Dublin

“Work is changing. I don’t think people can deny that.” Leni Zneimer, general manager of WeWork’s UK and Ireland operations, sees the shift as a posit(...)

Ireland’s Katie Taylor is into the World Championships semi-final. Photograph: Ilyas Gun/Inpho

Katie Taylor has qualified for the Rio Olympic Games with a unanimous decision over Mexico’s Victoria Torres and has earned a place in the semi-finals(...)

 Katie Taylor: ‘It’s phenomenal that three Irish girls are  in the quarter-finals. I’m so proud.’ Photograph: Eric Luke

There was a point at the start of the fourth round in the Barys Arena in Astana, Kazakhstan, on Monday when Dayana Sanchez decided to throw the locker(...)

Grainne Walsh (second from the right in the front row) is through to the quarter-finals at the Women’s World Boxing Championships in Kazakhstan. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Grainne Walsh became the third Irish boxer to come though the draw in the Women’s World Boxing Championships in Kazakhstan. The gutsy welterweight won(...)

Katie Taylor has won four Irish titles in previous years, all were secured on walkovers and she has never had to compete in the ring for the title.

More than three years after winning the gold medal in the London Olympic Games, Katie Taylor’s impact on women’s boxing has finally taken eff(...)

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