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#Michael Carruth

# michael-carruth - Sunday 27 October, 2019

'I would want her out of the game. I'm hoping this is her last fight' - Irish Olympic champion on Taylor

Michael Carruth believes that the world champion should hang up her gloves while she’s at the top.

# michael-carruth - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

In pictures: the Olympic Flame's historic visit to Ireland Olympic Torch This post contains images

In pictures: the Olympic Flame's historic visit to Ireland

Wayne McCullough, Michael Carruth, Paul McGrath and Sonia O’Sullivan were among the sporting icons to take part in today’s torch relay.

From Here's where to see the Olympic Torch today Dublin Relay Event

Here's where to see the Olympic Torch today

Plus, Sonia O’Sullivan, Bernard Brogan, Henry Shefflin and more of Ireland’s favourite athletes.

# michael-carruth - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Joe Duffy backs 'great little runners' Jedward for Olympic torchbearer mission

Disgruntled callers to Liveline want Bernard Dunne to carry the flame in June rather than the marathon-running pop twins.

# michael-carruth - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Brogan, Delany, Treacy to carry Olympic torch

The Olympic Council of Ireland has confirmed 34 of the 41 torchbearers who will carry the Olympic flame during its visit to Dublin.

# michael-carruth - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Henry Shefflin, Paul McGrath and Shane Horgan to carry Olympic flame

Some of the torchbearers have been revealed ahead of next month’s relay in Dublin.

# michael-carruth - Friday 20 April, 2012

What do you do to work out Olympics disappointment? Hit the bumpers...

Joe Ward and his Irish team-mates enjoyed their rest day in Trabzon yesterday.

# michael-carruth - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Joe Ward can still win gold at two Games, advises Michael Carruth

Hero of Barcelona insists the European light-heavyweight champ will bounce back from heartbreak in Turkey this week.

# michael-carruth - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Kenny Egan: "There will be a lot of girls out there looking for Katie's scalp"

Olympic silver medallist predicts tough qualifiers for Ireland’s great boxing hope at London 2012

# michael-carruth - 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.

# michael-carruth - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Carrying a torch: Paul McGrath in pole position to carry Olympic flame

The Black Pearl of Inchicore has emerged as the favourite to carry the Olympic torch through Dublin and fly the flag for Irish football.

If boxers don’t win gold, London will be a failure for us, says Michael Carruth

The pressure is on Billy Walsh’s fighters to deliver this summer, according to the Barcelona ’92 hero.

# michael-carruth - Friday 17 February, 2012

Olympic torch has 'deep meaning' for any athlete, says delighted O'Sullivan

The Cobh native will carry the iconic flame during its whistlestop visit to Dublin next June.

# michael-carruth - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Sonia O'Sullivan to carry Olympic torch into Dublin, Olympic chiefs reveal

Organiser also reveal that boxing heroes Michael Carruth and Wayne McCullough would pass the torch over the border.