A FIRST career title and a likely world ranking was the reward for Caoimhin Agyarko on Saturday night as he claimed the WBA International middleweight title with a ninth round stoppage over the previously undefeated Noe Larios Jr.
JACK McGivern emulated older brother, James as he out-boxed Erne's Anthony Malanaphy to bring the U'pritchard Cup back to the family and the St George's club with a unanimous victory in the Ulster Elite Boxing light-welterweight final at Girdwood Community Hub on Thursday night.
THE Ulster Elite Boxing Championships got off to an excellent start at Girdwood Community Hub last night with St George's Jack McGivern edging a thrilling light-welterweight quarter-final against Holy Trinity's Jon McConnell.
OVER three-and-a-half years have passed since Kristina O’Hara-McCafferty last appeared in the ring, but the 25 year-old West Belfast woman is ready to turn a new page when she makes her professional debut against Argentina’s Maira Dayana Loyola in Sheffield on Friday night.
THE talk surrounding a super-fight between Katie Taylor and Amanda Serrano may be gathering pace, but the Bray woman insists defending her undisputed lightweight crown against Firuza Sharipova on December 11 in Liverpool is the only thing on her mind for now.
BRINGING major fights nights to Belfast and guiding the cream of Irish boxing to the top of the tree is the mission statement of Conlan Boxing - headed by boxing brothers Jame and Michael - that held the first of a series of planned fight nights at the Ulster Hall last Friday.