# michael-oreilly - Friday 19 August, 2016
Irish stories emanating from Rio have ranged in extremes – from the truly uplifting to the downright disheartening.
# michael-oreilly - Wednesday 17 August, 2016
Conlan insists that disgraced O’Reilly only spent 16 days with camp in the immediate run-up to Rio.
# michael-oreilly - Monday 15 August, 2016
The Irish boxer was sent home from Brazil after failing a drugs test.
# michael-oreilly - Wednesday 10 August, 2016
"It comes back to him at the end of the day" - Boxing community reacts after Michael O'Reilly leaves Olympic Games
Michael O’Reilly is due back in Ireland by Friday after he was sent home from the Olympics.
Boxer becomes first Irish athlete to be sent home from the Games for doping violation.
# michael-oreilly - Monday 8 August, 2016
Michael Conlan and others react to Paddy Barnes’ shock defeat earlier.
Confusion continues as Michael O’Reilly’s drugs appeal expected to be heard early this week.
# michael-oreilly - Sunday 7 August, 2016
Strong Irish team won’t be affected, insists Steven Donnelly after registering opening win.
# michael-oreilly - Saturday 6 August, 2016
The boxer is due to open his Olympic campaign on Friday.
# michael-oreilly - Friday 5 August, 2016
Meanwhile, tomorrow’s All-Ireland double-header at Croke Park is a sell-out.
It emerged yesterday that Michael O’Reilly failed a drug test and he is reportedly planning to appeal the results.
Ireland’s boxers can keep their focus as O’Reilly controversy develops, says Kenneth Egan.
# michael-oreilly - Thursday 4 August, 2016
Michael O’Reilly’s road to Rio was never straightforward but Team Ireland didn’t expect to be here.
Irish boxer indicates that he expects to fight at Rio Olympics as planned.
Meanwhile, it was a sad day for handball as Michael ‘Ducksy’ Walsh passed away at age of 50.
The Portlaoise boxer has been provisionally suspended.
The Corkman who proved himself the defining box-to-box midfielder of his generation.
Portlaoise middleweight provisionally suspended but indicates that he still expects to compete in Rio.
# michael-oreilly - Thursday 21 July, 2016
The Portlaoise native is part of a strong Irish boxing team.
# michael-oreilly - Tuesday 21 June, 2016
Both boxers were victorious today in Azerbaijan.
# michael-oreilly - Monday 20 June, 2016
Better news for Michael O’Reilly who moved to within two wins of qualification.
# michael-oreilly - Thursday 16 June, 2016
Darren O'Neill braced for 'huge task' as he leads Irish quartet in last-chance Olympic qualifying event
Dean Walsh, Dean Gardiner and Michael O’Reilly are also in Baku hoping it leads to Rio.
# michael-oreilly - Tuesday 12 April, 2016
David Oliver Joyce into the lightwieght quarter-finals in Turkey as O’Reilly suffers defeat.
# michael-oreilly - Saturday 12 December, 2015
O’Reilly puts controversial box-off loss behind him at National Stadium.
# michael-oreilly - Thursday 15 October, 2015
The Irish boxer suffered a controversial loss to African champion Hosam Abdin yesterday.
# michael-oreilly - Wednesday 14 October, 2015
The fighter lost his box-off at the World Championships in Doha today and must now wait for an Olympic place.
Conlan could become the first Irishman ever to claim gold at a senior World Championship tonight.
# michael-oreilly - Sunday 11 October, 2015
Conlan claimed a comprehensive win over Dzmitry Asanau.
# michael-oreilly - Saturday 10 October, 2015
Michael Conlan, Michael O’Reilly and Joe Ward are all guaranteed medals in Doha.
# michael-oreilly - Friday 9 October, 2015
Irish team captain Michael Conlan and teenager Brendan Irvine also recorded wins.
# michael-oreilly - Tuesday 6 October, 2015
Irvine and O’Reilly march on in pursuit of medals.
Billy Walsh has brought a seven-strong team to Doha for the AIBA World Championships, which begin today.
# michael-oreilly - Sunday 5 July, 2015
Michael O’Reilly’s coach, Pat Ryan, chats to The42 about Irish boxers’ success at the European Games and running for the IABA Presidency.
# michael-oreilly - Monday 29 June, 2015
Badminton Men’s and Mixed Doubles bronze medal winners Sam Magee, Chloe Magee and Joshua Magee also arrived back in Dublin today.
# michael-oreilly - Saturday 27 June, 2015
The 28-year-old Olympic lightweight champion eased to victory over promising young French boxer Estelle Mossely
The 22-year-old defeated Azerbaijani Xaybula Musalov in the middleweight final.
# michael-oreilly - Thursday 18 June, 2015
Meanwhile, Caroline Ryan was 15th in the women’s road cycling individual time trial.
# michael-oreilly - Wednesday 17 June, 2015
Meanwhile, Longford native Derek Burnett finished joint-eighth out of 32 in Men’s Trap.
# michael-oreilly - Thursday 9 October, 2014
The Inspector of Prisons has criticised the lack of accountability among prison officers.
# michael-oreilly - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
Kilkenny middleweight is gunning for his fifth national title when he meets Michael O’Reilly on Friday night.
# michael-oreilly - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
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