Boxing

Limerick’s Paddy Donovan eager to deliver ‘in great fashion’ in the Féile ring

By Joe Saunders / August 6, 2021 /

Undefeated Limerick boxer Paddy Donovan is all set for his fight against Jose Luis Castillo from Argentina at Féile Fight Night in Belfast. The ‘Real Deal’ Donovan is 6-0 in his pro career with 4 KOs and returns to the venue where he was compared him to Muhamad Ali, determined to prove he can look good inside the…

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Hockey the highlight as Upton and co face India: Team Ireland Olympic schedule Friday July 30th

By Mark Reilly / July 29, 2021 /

Friday Kicks off with Team Ireland partaking in golf as Rory McIlroy tees off at 12.25am, with Shane Lowry following up as he will begin his round at 12.41am. Daniel Wiffen will begin his 1,500m heat at 11.48am while Danielle Hill Swims in her 50m freestyle heat at 11.38am. Ireland Women’s Hockey side will look…

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Undefeated Limerick boxing star Paddy Donovan set for August bout

By Jack Neville / July 6, 2021 /

Paddy Donovan is set to return to the ring on August 7 in Belfast with his opponent yet to be confirmed.

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WATCH: Limerick duo claim debut wins in professional boxing ranks

By Jack Neville / March 29, 2021 /

Limerick pair Jason Harty and Edward Donovan both had wins in their professional boxing debuts on Friday evening in London.

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WATCH: “The sky is the limit”-Paddy Donovan makes it six from six in the professional ranks

By Jack Neville / February 22, 2021 /

Limerick boxing sensation Paddy Donovan continued his 100% start to life in the professional ranks after beating Siar Ozgul on Saturday night. Donovan is now 6-0 with four knockouts after Ozgul didn’t return to the ring for the fifth round in their Saturday night bout at the Bolton Whites Hotel. Under the tutelage of former…

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Paddy Donovan’s return to the ring rescheduled for February 19

By Jack Neville / January 20, 2021 /

The card takes place at Production Park Studios in Wakefield on Friday 22 January, and will be broadcast live in the US on ESPN+ in association with Top Rank, and worldwide on IFL TV.

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Limerick Boxing sensation Paddy Donovan set for January return to the ring

By Jack Neville / December 22, 2020 /

Highly-rated Irish sensation Paddy Donovan will return to the ring when he competes on the action-packed #MTKFightNight event next month.

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WATCH: Paddy Donovan Moves to 5-0 With Impressive Win

By Raffaele Rocca / November 11, 2020 /

Paddy Donovan made it five pro wins from five bouts with an impressive points win over Jumaane Camero. Watch the fight in full on the link below.

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WATCH: Donovan looks to maintain his 100% record as he weighs in for tonight’s Fight Night

By Jack Neville / November 11, 2020 /

Limerick boxer Paddy Donovan will seek a fifth consecutive professional win as he takes on Jumanne Camero on the MTK FightNight event this evening. O’Donovan has weighed in at 10st 6lbs 7oz for the fight which will take place in Wakefield in England tonight from 7pm. Under the tutelage of Limerick great Andy Lee, Donovan…

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Willie ‘Big Bang’ Casey to return to boxing with Graeme McCormack

By Jack Neville / April 3, 2020 /

Limerick boxer Willie ‘Big Bang’ Casey is set to return to the sport after retiring in 2014, Irish Boxing has reported. The Limerick native will join fellow county man Graeme ‘G-Train’ McCormack’s team. Casey burst onto the scene in 2010 winning the Prizefighter series on Sky Sports with his aggressive style. He defeated Paul Niland…

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