Castlerea boxer Aoife O'Rourke has booked her place in the 75th Strandja Memorial Tournament finals.

The Olympic qualified O'Rourke claimed a 4-1 victory today over triple world medalist Qian Li of China.

This comes three years after Li defeated O'Rourke by unanimous decision at the Tokyo Olympics to knock her out at the last 16 stage.

Li went on to win silver at the tournament, adding to her bronze in Brazil.

The two could once again meet later this year as they both enter the 75kg category for the Paris Olympic Games.


Latest Sport