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#Boxing

# boxing - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Bray Boxing Club shut down by Wicklow County Council following fatal shooting

Wicklow County Council have taken back the keys to the harbour boxing club after last week’s fatal incident.

Katie Taylor to defend world titles against American veteran in London

Taylor will face Kimberly Connor at London’s O2 Arena on 28 July.

# boxing - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Former world heavyweight champion David Haye retires from boxing

The 37-year-old’s announcement comes after his rematch defeat to Tony Bellew last month.

Deontay Wilder says he's agreed to Anthony Joshua fight in Britain

The American is ready for a fight with Joshua, no matter what side of the Atlantic it’s on.

# boxing - Monday 11 June, 2018

Irish boxers Walsh and Harrington win bronze at European Championships

The pair have both medalled in Sofia after semi-final defeats.

# boxing - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'I could have knocked him out in the first round but what good would that have done me?' Dominant This post contains videos

'I could have knocked him out in the first round but what good would that have done me?'

Tyson Fury declared himself completely happy with his four-round comeback win on Saturday night, though the evening was marred by crowd trouble.

# boxing - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Harrington earns European bronze and sets up semi showdown with Taylor's Olympic conqueror

The Dubliner will face Mira Potkonen in Monday’s semi-final.

Arise, Sir Kenny: Liverpool legend Dalglish knighted

The former Liverpool player and manager, 67, has been recognised for his services on and off the field.

# boxing - Friday 8 June, 2018

Michaela Walsh secures at least bronze at European Boxing Championships

Michaela Walsh’s march toward European gold continues.

Donald Trump thinking 'very seriously' about pardoning Muhammad Ali

A lawyer for the late heavyweight champ says the pardon ‘would not be necessary’.

# boxing - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Ireland's Kelly Harrington within reach of European medal after victory in Bulgaria

The Dubliner booked her place at this weekend’s final eight in Sofia with a brilliant win against Czech lightweight Katerina Humlova.

Dillian Whyte to fight Joseph Parker in bid for world title shot

The bout will take place at The O2 in London on 28 July.

Golovkin stripped of IBF middleweight title, drops demands for Canelo rematch

Undefeated champion GGG had a busy day yesterday.

# boxing - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Sensational Walsh outclasses world champion to secure medal shot at European Championships

The Belfast featherweight is on course for her third successive major international medal.

From TheJournal.ie Bray people left stunned by shooting: 'It's a huge shock for it to happen here in what is a lovely scenic town' Local Reaction

Bray people left stunned by shooting: 'It's a huge shock for it to happen here in what is a lovely scenic town'

Three men were shot on Tuesday, one fatally, in an early morning attack at Bray Boxing Club.

# boxing - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Hardy first in line to face Taylor in Brooklyn while Cork fight emerges as wildcard future option

Sky Sports’ head of boxing Adam Smith is keen to return to Cork for a massive show, but it remains a pipe dream for now.

# boxing - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Triple world champ Lomachenko has gone under the knife for shoulder injury

The Ukrainian’s promoter says he will be fit to box again by the end of August.

# boxing - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Portlaoise boxer TJ Doheny lands Tokyo world title shot

The 31-year-old will bid to join Wayne McCullough as one of only two Irish fighters to win a world title on Japanese soil.

'A fight with Katie Taylor is one of the only fights that will get me back in the boxing ring'

After years spent roaring into the echo chamber, Brooklyn’s Heather Hardy – and women’s pro boxing – are finally primed for the big time.

Irish fighters win a record four golds at European Schoolboys/girls Championships

Yasmin Meredith, Kaci Crowley, Winnie Christina McDonagh and Michael Faulkner all reigned supreme in Bulgaria.

# boxing - Friday 25 May, 2018

Legendary boxing trainer Brendan Ingle passes away at age of 77 RIP

Legendary boxing trainer Brendan Ingle passes away at age of 77

Four world champions, including Naseem Hamed, had the the Dublin native in their corner.

# boxing - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Monaghan's McKenna picks up third straight stoppage as Sugar Ray Leonard watches on in Santa Monica

Aaron McKenna moved to 4-0(3KOs) after bashing up Darrel Harris last night.

# boxing - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Monaghan's Aaron McKenna weighs in for 4th pro bout at Sugar Ray Leonard fight night

The 18-year-old former European Schoolboys champion and Euro Youth silver medalist fights in front of an icon tomorrow night.

18 months after positive test following Joshua fight, Molina hit with two-year ban by UKAD

Eric Molina did not deny taking banned substance dexamethasone, but claimed his intention was not to cheat.

John Joe Nevin to face New England lightweight champion as pro career gathers momentum

The 28-year-old former Olympic silver medalist will fight for the second time in three months on 29 June.

# boxing - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Albanian opponent on the cards for Tyson Fury's long-awaited Manchester comeback

Veteran Sefer Seferi has been confirmed as next month’s competition.

# boxing - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Warrington shocks Selby in Elland Road belter to claim IBF world title

Warrington shocks Selby in Elland Road belter to claim IBF world title

Josh Warrington outboxed and outfoxed Lee Selby, but Carl Frampton may not be next after all.

Tyson Fury enlists Ronnie O'Sullivan's help ahead of next month's comeback

The snooker legend has been drafted in to help the heavyweight to cope mentally with his return to boxing.

# boxing - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Wilder likely next up for Joshua in either September or November, says Hearn

Promoter Eddie Hearn says he’s exploring options which might see Joshua-Wilder land in the States.

# boxing - Sunday 13 May, 2018

John O'Shea's retirement, Kevin Cassidy's football boots and more in the sporting tweets of the week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

Lomachenko climbs off canvas to become three-weight world champ with stunning stoppage King This post contains videos

Lomachenko climbs off canvas to become three-weight world champ with stunning stoppage

Pugilistic wizard Lomachenko was dropped in the sixth round of a sizzling encounter at MSG.

Michael Conlan eases to victory ahead of bigger test in Belfast

Conlan will headline in Belfast on 30 June versus a former world title challenger.

# boxing - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Eddie Hearn lands historic $1billion broadcast rights deal in America

The landmark deal will see Katie Taylor’s fights broadcast live in the USA.

# boxing - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

Irish world champion Ryan Burnett confirmed to enter World Boxing Super Series

Belfast’s Burnett is expected to be unveiled as a seeded quarter-finalist in the eight-man tournament tomorrow.

# boxing - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Hearn reveals Joshua's next fight could take place at Old Trafford

Anthony Joshua’s next fight could be against mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin at Old Trafford, according to Barry Hearn.

# boxing - Sunday 6 May, 2018

'Serrano was the one to beat, but she has to step up and take the fight: Ireland against Puerto Rico!'

Katie Taylor still wants to fight at home in Ireland, but it’s back to the UK and America for now. And that’s not the end of the world…

'I hope he stops now': Haye hints at retirement after Bellew defeat

Haye was defeated by Bellew for the second time in just over a year on Saturday, leaving him to consider his future in the sport.

Golovkin destroys Martirosyan to defend middleweight titles

The Armenian-American fighter was a last-minute replacement following the cancellation of the Kazakh’s much anticipated rematch with Canelo Alvarez of Mexico.

# boxing - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Spike O'Sullivan keeps dream fights alive as he batters overmatched foe in California

Berlin Abreu quit in his corner after three gruelling rounds with the Cork man.

# boxing - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Bellew shoves Haye during face-off as tensions rise ahead of Saturday's rematch Boxing This post contains videos

Bellew shoves Haye during face-off as tensions rise ahead of Saturday's rematch

Security staff intervened after Bellew lashed out when the pair went head-to-head at the O2 Arena in London.