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#Golden Boy

# golden-boy - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Gold for Ireland! Kurt Walker wins bantamweight final at EU Boxing Championships

Walker did enough for a 3-2 split decision against England’s Peter McGrail.

# golden-boy - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Canelo signs 'highest-paid guaranteed contract in sports history' with streaming service DAZN

The Mexican’s deal is worth a reported $365m across five years and 10 fights.

# golden-boy - Friday 23 March, 2018

Teen star Aaron McKenna wrecks opponent early on US television debut Golden Boy This post contains videos

Teen star Aaron McKenna wrecks opponent early on US television debut

Aaron McKenna wasn’t hanging around on his return to the ring.

# golden-boy - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

WBC and WBA back Canelo Alvarez after positive test for banned substance

The WBC and WBA believe Canelo Alvarez is a victim of meat contamination in his homeland.

# golden-boy - Monday 1 January, 2018

18 for 18: Monaghan sensation Aaron McKenna is set to take names across the Atlantic

Teen gunslinger Aaron McKenna is Ireland’s youngest professional boxer, and debuted in Vegas last month.

# golden-boy - Saturday 9 December, 2017

'Imagine being 18 and being signed by De La Hoya': Irish star McKenna set to rock Vegas on debut tonight

The 18-year-old from Monaghan fights Travis Conley in Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino.

# golden-boy - Friday 17 November, 2017

Monaghan's teenage boxing sensation to make pro debut at Madison Square Garden

Aaron McKenna will make his paid bow on a future Hall of Famer’s undercard in two weeks’ time.

# golden-boy - Thursday 19 October, 2017

The second-youngest Premier League starter of all-time is currently finding life difficult in Germany

Reece Oxford’s loan move to Borussia Monchengladbach has not gone as planned.

# golden-boy - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Mbappe, Rashford, Dembele and Solanke all nominated for world's best U21 footballer prize

The 25 players in line to win this year’s Golden Boy award have been announced.

# golden-boy - Monday 7 August, 2017

'Everyone sees Instagram and thinks, 'Quigley's in LA, living the life.' But life is never that simple'

Donegal middleweight Jason Quigley explains why he’s chasing loneliness in Los Angeles.

# golden-boy - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again? Profile This post contains videos

Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again?

David Alaba will be hoping to inspire his side against Ireland, having made the difference in previous games.

# golden-boy - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

'There's a good lad in there': Cheika hopes James O'Connor will get help after cocaine arrest

The Wallabies boss suggests that the talented back should put rugby aside to sort his personal issues out.

# golden-boy - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Jason Quigley set for huge televised headline fight in California

He fights for his first professional title against Glen Tapia.

# golden-boy - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Mourinho backs 'best midfielder in the world' Pogba to win a Ballon d'Or

The Manchester United manager has been delighted with his player’s performances.

# golden-boy - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man finds €3.5 million worth of gold in house he inherited Golden Boy

Man finds €3.5 million worth of gold in house he inherited

“It was under the furniture, under piles of linen, in the bathroom… everywhere.”

# golden-boy - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Steph's back, baby! Curry drops 17 points in overtime to snatch Game 4 for Golden State Golden Boy This post contains videos

Steph's back, baby! Curry drops 17 points in overtime to snatch Game 4 for Golden State

“Nobody could have predicted that explosion,” said Warriors coach Steve Kerr.

# golden-boy - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

In pictures: Jason Quigley gets ready to defend his unbeaten record in Vegas

Quigley meets James de la Rosa on the Canelo-Khan undercard.

# golden-boy - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Relentless Golovkin defends title with devastating knockout - his 22nd in a row

The 34-year-old has won all 35 of his fights and has his sights set on WBC champion Saul Alvarez who takes on Amir Khan next month.

# golden-boy - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Steph Curry served up TWO ridiculous moments last night Golden Boy This post contains videos

Steph Curry served up TWO ridiculous moments last night

Steph was ballin’ against the Utah Jazz last night.

# golden-boy - Sunday 7 February, 2016

The NBA's best player thrilled again as the Warriors continued incredible home streak Golden Boy This post contains videos

The NBA's best player thrilled again as the Warriors continued incredible home streak

Steph Curry grabbed 26 points and embarrassed Kevin Durant a few times too.

# golden-boy - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Five-time All-Ireland winner Bryan Sheehan will captain Kerry this season

St Mary’s clubman previously captained Kingdom to the 2010 Munster title.

# golden-boy - Friday 30 October, 2015

'He likes a beer, he likes a laugh and he's nice company' - Hansen lauds Carter

The 33-year-old out-half ends his New Zealand career after tomorrow’s World Cup final.

# golden-boy - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Michael O'Reilly has won Ireland's second gold of the day

The 22-year-old defeated Azerbaijani Xaybula Musalov in the middleweight final.

# golden-boy - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Joe enjoys the show as Cossack gets the job Don to claim Punchestown Gold Cup

After disappointment at Cheltenham, the Gordon Elliott trained horse bounced back today.

# golden-boy - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Ireland's Jason Quigley takes 82 seconds to win pro debut in Las Vegas

The Donegal middlweight defeated American Howard Reece with a first round stoppage last night.

# golden-boy - Monday 5 May, 2014

Jason Quigley: 'My dad just said, let's get our arses up and make this happen for ourselves'

Boxing star Jason Quigley talks to TheScore.ie about his decision to turn professional with Golden Boy Promotions and plans for his American debut.

# golden-boy - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Jason Quigley turns pro after signing up with Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy

The Donegal boxer surrendered his national title in February, sparking speculation he was to leave the amateur ranks.

# golden-boy - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Ravenhill on the shortlist for Frampton title fight - but he's ready to take his shot in America

Barry McGuigan expects Santa Cruz showdown to be “the best fight in the Super-Bantamweight division.”

# golden-boy - Saturday 28 December, 2013

JJ Hanrahan is 'a talented kid' - Munster coach Rob Penney

The Kiwi was pleased with the Kerry native’s contributions to the 22-16 win over Connacht last night.

# golden-boy - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Exile: James O'Connor signs with London Irish until end of season

The 23-year-old will give Brian Smith plenty of back-line options between now and May.

# golden-boy - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Tarnished James O'Connor winging his way to Europe

London Irish are being linked with the young back who lost out on a central contract in Australia last month.

# golden-boy - Saturday 27 April, 2013

From the brink: Khan picks himself up from Diaz blow to take decision

The Olympic silver-medalist was down in the fourth, but edged out the Mexican by a unanimous decision.

# golden-boy - Monday 6 August, 2012

This is how Usain Bolt celebrated his 100m final win...

The Jamaican superstar found himself some fellow athletes to hang out with in the Olympic Village.

# golden-boy - Thursday 19 July, 2012

London 2012: Hoy won't defend individual sprint title

The Olympic champion is “obviously disappointed” after Team GB bosses put forward Jason Kenny in the individual sprint contest.

# golden-boy - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Interview: Carruth reflects on Barcelona '92 and predicts golden age

The last man to win boxing gold for Ireland believes the latest qualifiers can surpass the triple medal achievements of Beijing.

# golden-boy - Thursday 15 September, 2011

FAQ: How good is Aussie out-half Quade Cooper?

Ahead of Saturday’s game, it seems that everybody has an opinion on the Wallabies’ talented 10. What’s yours?

# golden-boy - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Daegu days: Deadly Dai strikes in the 400m hurdles

Here’s everything you need to know about day six at the IAAF World Championships.

# golden-boy - Friday 22 April, 2011

Fantasy Football: squeaky bum time as double games come thick and fast

Fantasy Football: squeaky bum time as double games come thick and fast

Our experts advice you exactly where to bag those crucial points as the run-in hots up.

# golden-boy - Tuesday 11 January, 2011

Messi takes Ballon D’Or as Matty Burrows misses out on goal award Golden Boy This post contains videos

Messi takes Ballon D’Or as Matty Burrows misses out on goal award

Irish vote is cast by Jimmy Magee and Paul Kelly. Do you agree with their decision?