# 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
But was he checking whether passengers’ bags fitted in the gauge?
# michael-oreilly - Friday 16 March, 2012
The four-day Cheltenham Festival has wrapped up at Prestbury Park after 27 races.
Dual winner Kauto Star was pulled up at the ninth fence by Ruby Walsh after losing his place.
Newly-minted millionaire Conor Murphy is at work today ahead of the Gold Cup despite his good fortune with a €60 bet.
It’s billed as Kauto v Long Run, but check out our two tips for the final day of the Festival.
Midnight Club is now the Willie Mullin’s sole contender in the blue riband event.
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# michael-oreilly - Thursday 15 March, 2012
For the punters who could afford to stick around, there was plenty of joy to be found inside the fog at Prestbury Park.
Ruby Walsh rode the champion horse to victory in a thrilling finish as Voler La Vedette pushed it all the way.
No need to skive off work (much) we’re bringing you all the latest updates from Prestbury Park.
Can Barry Geraghty and Nicky Henderson keep yesterday’s show on the road today? Mark Hobbs runs through today’s card.
As Hector might be shouting at this very instant in field in the Cotswolds: let yourself go.
# michael-oreilly - Wednesday 14 March, 2012
Yesterday, three horses lost their lives on the first afternoon of racing at the Festival.
A mixed day for punters, but a landmark day for Irish jockeys, particularly Barry Geraghty who claimed three wins.
It wasn’t a particularly good day to be a photographer at trackside… but here’s what the snappers at Prestbury Park captured earlier.
Finian’s Rainbow comes in first after last fence dolled off in day’s feature race.
Get those two-cent coins stacked nice and high, we’re going minute-by-minute for day two of the greatest equine show on earth.