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#John Joe Nevin

# john-joe-nevin - Monday 21 October, 2019

John Joe Nevin finally seals fight that could ignite his pro career

The former Olympic silver medallist will fight for a WBA rankings belt next month.

# john-joe-nevin - Friday 15 March, 2019

'Everything went against me all at once' - Nevin finally on track to make a real go of his pro career

John Joe Nevin is finally fighting fit after a rollercoaster few years.

# john-joe-nevin - Monday 11 March, 2019

Olympic stars, Carroll and Spike fly flag for Ireland on massive St Patrick's weekend Stateside

The American fight scene will be painted green this coming weekend, with a host of Irish boxing stars in key fights.

# john-joe-nevin - Sunday 6 January, 2019

John Joe Nevin to join fellow Olympic hero Katie Taylor on huge Patrick's weekend fight card in Philly

Unbeaten prospect Nevin, 30, is aiming to ignite his career in 2019 after a stop-start few years.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Olympic silver medalist John Joe Nevin to return to ring on big weekend for Irish boxers abroad

Nevin will aim to go 11-0 against a Nicaraguan journeyman in a bid to build momentum ahead of a crucial 2019.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

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.

# john-joe-nevin - Saturday 10 March, 2018

John Joe Nevin stylishly picks up 10th win as he finally gains momentum in pro career

Meanwhile, in California, Monaghan teenage star Aaron McKenna’s fight was called off last-minute.

# john-joe-nevin - Thursday 25 January, 2018

John Joe Nevin to continue comeback versus unbeaten Mexican in Philadelphia

The 2012 Olympic silver medalist will return for his second bout in four months when he faces Alex Torres Rynn.

# john-joe-nevin - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Ireland's 2012 Olympics hero John Joe Nevin makes successful return to boxing

The Mullingar native took part in his first fight in over a year.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

John Joe Nevin to make ring return later this month following lengthy absence

Nevin hasn’t fought in 13 months but will return to action in London.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

'I'd love to share a ring with him' - John Joe Nevin eyes up dream fight with Carl Frampton

The Mullingar boxer returned to the ring last weekend after a nine month absence.

# john-joe-nevin - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Magnificent 7 for John Joe Nevin as he remains undefeated as a pro

The Westmeath boxer beat Greg Coverson Jr last night.

# john-joe-nevin - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

John Joe Nevin keeps unbeaten pro record intact with TKO on boxing return

Ireland’s Olympic silver medallist was back in the ring last night after a 10-month lay-off.

# john-joe-nevin - Saturday 11 April, 2015

From Mullingar 'brawl' pub ordered to stay shut for five days Closed

Mullingar 'brawl' pub ordered to stay shut for five days

The pub has been the scene of a number of mass rows recently, a court was told.

# john-joe-nevin - Friday 10 April, 2015

From John Joe Nevin has been banned from every pub in Westmeath IN COURT

John Joe Nevin has been banned from every pub in Westmeath

The boxer was one of five people to appear in court, charged over a bar brawl on Easter Monday night.

# john-joe-nevin - Friday 23 January, 2015

Darren O'Neill steps up while Nolan claims fourth national title

Dean Walsh was able to see off the challenge of Ray Moylette in the light welterweight final.

# john-joe-nevin - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Henshaw stars and John Joe's return - Westmeath's 2014 sporting highlights

Plus, Athlone made their return to the Premier Division and Garrycastle won another senior football title.

# john-joe-nevin - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Flying stools and devastating punches: there was a lot of boxing action last night

There was plenty of drama all around the boxing world last night, not just in Dublin.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

'I want to take over': John Joe Nevin ready for home debut on Saturday

Olympic silver medallist faces Jack Heath on the Macklin-Heiland undercard in Dublin.

# john-joe-nevin - Thursday 9 October, 2014

John Joe Nevin makes boxing return six months after attack

The Olympic silver medallist fights in North Carolina on Saturday night after being left with two broken legs back in April.

# john-joe-nevin - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

John Joe Nevin set for September return following attack

The Irish boxing star suffered two broken legs last April.

# john-joe-nevin - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s been talking about Angela Kerins, the Anglo trial, and President Higgins…

John Joe Nevin thanks fans for support as he leaves hospital following attack

Promoters of the Mullingar boxer expect him back in the ring by autumn.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

John Joe Nevin told both his legs were broken in Mullingar attack

The boxer will be confined to a wheelchair for some time.

# john-joe-nevin - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From Here's What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s been talking about Ian Bailey, John Joe Nevin, and MH370…

From Man arrested over John Joe Nevin attack released Mullingar

Man arrested over John Joe Nevin attack released

Gardaí confirmed that the man was released from custody last night.

# john-joe-nevin - Saturday 5 April, 2014

From Here's What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s been talking about John Joe Nevin, Martin McGuinness, and the IFTAs…

Man arrested after Olympic medallist John Joe Nevin injured in Mullingar attack

The boxer is believed to have suffered a broken leg.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Ireland's John Joe Nevin secures convincing victory on pro debut

The two-time Olympian ultimately won the six-rounder with a final score of 59-55.

# john-joe-nevin - Monday 17 March, 2014

John Joe Nevin makes his pro debut on a Paddy's Day card in America tonight

The Mullingar featherweight faces Alberto Candelaria in Boston.

# john-joe-nevin - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

John Joe Nevin pencilled in for Boston fight on St Patrick's Day

The Olympic silver medallist will make his professional debut in February before a second bout on 17 March.

# john-joe-nevin - Saturday 28 December, 2013

10 of Westmeath’s best sporting moments in 2013

Robbie Henshaw, John Joe Nevin and John Heslin all caught the eye this year.

# john-joe-nevin - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Jason Quigley considering pro options after brilliant 2013

Irish boxing could lose one of its best Olympic hopes to the professional game before Rio 2016.

# john-joe-nevin - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

American dream: breaking down the details of John Joe Nevin's pro move

Olympic silver medallist took the first step on his pro journey yesterday — here’s what it all means.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

John Joe’s American dream: I want to be world champion — and defend my title in Croke Park

Nevin announced details of a new professional management deal with Philadelphia-based Greenblood Boxing.

# john-joe-nevin - Friday 18 October, 2013

John Joe Nevin to announce details of pro move next week

Mullingar bantamweight expected to sign with Philadelphia promotion GreenBlood Boxing.

# john-joe-nevin - Friday 27 September, 2013

Walsh: Best efforts to keep John Joe, but we needed him to make his mind up

John Joe Nevin was left out of Ireland’s World Championship squad as he prepares to sign a professional deal.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Here is Ireland's 10-man squad for the World Boxing Championships

John Joe Nevin nowhere to be seen as frustrated Darren O’Neill criticises selection process.

# john-joe-nevin - Friday 20 September, 2013

Michael Conlan likely to go pro if he wins world championship gold

London bronze medallist says he’s ready to turn professional when the right offer comes in.

# john-joe-nevin - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Ireland's Nevin and Taylor top latest world boxing rankings No1

Ireland's Nevin and Taylor top latest world boxing rankings

The pair are both now ranked No1 in their respective categories thanks to Nevin’s European championships win last month.

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