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#Paddy Barnes

# paddy-barnes - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

History in the making: Barnes secures second Olympic medal

The light flyweight boxer won his quarter-final bout against Devendro Singh Laishram of India.

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, day 12

It’s getting serious for Team Ireland. Revisit all of the latest Olympic news, as Paddy Barnes looked to emulate Katie Taylor’s success.

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – unless your name is Mavzuna Chorieva. You’re on your own today.

From The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning.

Olympic Breakfast: Taylor hungry for more success

It’s another day in which the boxers dominate the Olympics coverage on these shores, with Paddy Barnes also in action

# paddy-barnes - Monday 6 August, 2012

From Poll: Have you been enjoying the Olympics so far? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you been enjoying the Olympics so far?

We’re more than halfway through the London 2012 Games. What do you make of it so far?

# paddy-barnes - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Olympic Village: Day Eight, wrap

Annalise Murphy and Paddy Barnes keep the medal dreams alive while Phelps snatches his 22nd.

'Job done, from the Olympic ring': Barnes tweets seconds after boxing win

The Belfast man is giving Flloyd Mayweather Jr a run for his money as a personality and a self-promoter

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, day eight

Too busy to spend your whole Saturday vegged out in front of the TV? We do it so you don’t have to.

Barnes walks the walk towards historic medal

“Nobody’s going to remember me for the way I box. They remember you for winning an Olympics.”

Olympic Breakfast: Team Ireland dream of a medal by midday

Aileen Morrison is the first Irish hopeful up before track and field action at Olympic Park takes centre stage.

# paddy-barnes - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Open thread: who should carry the tricolour at the Olympic opening ceremony?

A decision on Ireland’s Olympic flag bearer is expected to be announced later this afternoon. Who should get the job?

# paddy-barnes - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Paddy Barnes 10 Days To Go This post contains videos

London 2012: Introducing... Paddy Barnes

The 2008 bronze medallist is another big hope for Ireland this time around. Just don’t mention Turkey or the world rankings.

# paddy-barnes - Friday 20 April, 2012

London 2012: Dream over for Tommy McCarthy as he loses in boxing semi-final

The Irish fighter needed to win the heavyweight division to qualify but was edged out by Vladimir Cheles of Moldova

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.

# paddy-barnes - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Paddy Barnes seals Olympic qualification

Beijing bronze medallist will be part of the Irish team in London this summer after win in Turkey this evening.

# paddy-barnes - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Joyce, Barnes move one fight closer to London 2012

David Oliver Joyce and Paddy Barnes are just one bout away from Olympic qualification after wins in Trabzon today.

# paddy-barnes - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Last chance saloon for Irish Olympic boxing hopefuls

Seven fighters are in Trabzon, Turkey, to compete for a place at this year’s Games.

# paddy-barnes - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Kenneth Egan predicts Olympic medal haul for Irish boxers

The Silver Medal winner at Beijing 2008 is confident that the boxing squad will return from London 2012 will a bounty of precious metals

# paddy-barnes - Thursday 16 February, 2012

The YouTube top 10: because this is the best Whitney Houston tribute video

Work can wait. Although if your name’s Herve Renard, you probably haven’t got too much work done this week anyway.

# paddy-barnes - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Watch: So, who's your money on... Katie Taylor or Paddy Barnes? Friendly Fire This post contains videos

Watch: So, who's your money on... Katie Taylor or Paddy Barnes?

Olympic medalist Barnes is not holding back as he takes on the country’s great hope for London. Intense.

# paddy-barnes - Monday 6 February, 2012

Last chance saloon: IABA names squad for final Olympic boxing qualifier

Seven Irish fighters will travel to Trabzon, Turkey for the final men’s Olympic qualifier in April.

# paddy-barnes - Friday 3 February, 2012

As it happened: National Elite Boxing Championship Finals

Joe Ward brilliantly defended his light-heavyweight title against Kenneth Egan at the National Stadium this evening. Get details of all of the action in our round-by-round report.

# paddy-barnes - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Baku both good and bad for Ireland Corner Man This post contains videos

Baku both good and bad for Ireland

After a mixed week at the World Championships, Gavin Grace takes a look at what comes next for Ireland’s Olympic hopefuls.

# paddy-barnes - Monday 3 October, 2011

Irish trio progress at World Championships

However, Paddy Barnes and Ken Egan both suffered surprising reversals at the World Amateur Boxing Championships today.

The Morning Score: Monday

Get the week off the right way – here’s everything you need to know.

# paddy-barnes - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Fit-again Barnes blasts IABA selection process

Olympic medallist has recovered from a wrist injury, but he still has no idea if he’s going to next month’s World Championships.

# paddy-barnes - Friday 29 July, 2011

Who'll fly the flag in London? 8 of Ireland's Olympic hopefuls London Calling This post contains images

Who'll fly the flag in London? 8 of Ireland's Olympic hopefuls

With 12 months to go until the London Games, we look at some of the Irish athletes who could challenge for podium honours.

# paddy-barnes - Saturday 25 June, 2011

The good and bad of Ireland's Turkish delight

Two gold medals gets a promising weekend for Irish boxing underway.

# paddy-barnes - Saturday 11 June, 2011

Hand injury forces Barnes out of European Boxing Championships

The reigning European Light-flyweight champion will not defend his title at next week’s Championships in Turkey.

# paddy-barnes - Friday 10 June, 2011

In pictures: Meet the Irish boxing team for next week's Euro Championships Going For Gold This post contains images

In pictures: Meet the Irish boxing team for next week's Euro Championships

Paddy Barnes seeks to become only the second Irish boxer to win back-to-back European titles.

# paddy-barnes - Wednesday 13 October, 2010

Gold for Barnes and Gallagher in Delhi

Northern boxers both win gold at Commonwealth Games.