Ireland’s Joe Ward (red) in action during his quarter-final victory over Mikhail Dauhaliavets in   the World Light Heavyweight quarter-final victory in Hamburg. Photograph: Aiba/Inpho

Day seven at the SportHalle just outside Hamburg’s main drag takes Joe Ward a step closer to his hopes of turning bronze and silver medals, won at pr(...)

Joe Ward won his opening bout in the World Championships in Doha, moving him within two wins of Olympic qualification. Photograph: Inpho

Joe Ward is two victories away from Olympic qualification after winning his opening bout at the World Championships in Doha on Friday. The Moate light(...)

Adam Nolan produced an impressive performance to beat Russia’s number one seed Radzhab Butaev and reach the quarter-finals of the Elite European Championships. Photograph: Inpho

Irish southpaws Adam Nolan and Joe Ward advanced to the quarter-finals of the European Elite Championships in Samokov, Bulgaria on Tuesday. London 201(...)