Carl Frampton’s career will be remembered for glorious triumphs and uniting divided communities. Photograph: Getty Images

Carl Frampton’s dignified yet raw reaction after he was stopped by Jamel Herring in the sixth round of their world title fight on Saturday night showe(...)

A furious Michael Conlon shows what he thinks of the judges following his controversial defeat to Vladimir Nikitin in the bantamweight quarter-final at the Rio Olympics.  Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

They were the middle fingers which sent shockwaves around the world and changed Olympic boxing forever. Michael Conlan had just succumbed to a points(...)

Billy Walsh believes that both Shakur Stevenson (red) and Michael Conlan are destined to make it to the top echelons of professional boxing. Photograph: Yuri Cortez/AFP/Getty Images

Although Billy Walsh’s name has been linked to a vacancy within the Irish Institute of Sport with director Gary Keegan leaving in September after eigh(...)

Britain’s Nicola Adams lands a right against France’s  Sarah Ourahmoune during the women’s flyweight fina. Adams retained her gold medal. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Reuters

Nicola Adams cruised into the history books by becoming the first British boxer to retain an Olympic title in 92 years at Rio Centro on Saturday. The(...)

A bloodied Vladimir Nikitin after his quarter-final victory over Ireland’s Michael Conlan. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Reuters

American Shakur Stevenson will face Cuba’s Robeisy Ramirez in Saturday’s bantamweight gold medal bout after Russia’s Vladimir Nikitin was earlier rule(...)

 Michael John Conlan of Ireland and Vladimir Nikitin of Russia during their Bantam 56kg quarterfinal match. Photograph: EPA

The Russian boxer who controversially knocked Michael Conlan out of the Olympics on Tuesday has reportedly been left unable to compete in his semi-fin(...)