There was great success at the National Stadium in Dublin last night for the Knockmore/Foxford Boxing Club.

The third session of the Girl 1 to 6 Championships took place with 22 bouts decided on the night.

Kelsey Langan of Knockmore/Foxford Boxing Club claimed the first title of the tournament against the talented Jessica Brennan of Paulstown Boxing Club in the Girl 1 39KG class.

Elsewhere, Johannah Flannery of Ballinrobe lost her Girl 1 57KG Semi-Final bout to Mary McDonagh from Tralee.

Laura Moran of St Anne’s boxing club won her 66KG Girl 4 Quarter Final bout against Molly Bennett from Swords.

In the Girl 5 Semi-Finals 50KG Category Kelly Heffernan from Geesala BC beat Roisin Mahoney from Callan, while Leah McDonagh from Geesala lost her 57KG bout to Saoirse Roche from the Legacy Club.

Karen Keavney of the Ardagh/Crossmolina club was defeated by Gemma Walsh in her 66kg semi-final.

The second session of the weekend gets underway today at 12 noon.

Maura McAndrew from Geesala Boxing Club is in Girl 4 76KG Semi-Final action against Abbey Murphy from the Raging Bull Club.


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