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2017 National Elite Senior Championships – DRAW

The boxers have weighed in and the draw has been made for the 2017 National Elite Senior Championships.

There were some notable late pull-outs, including reigning super heavyweight champ Dean Gardiner and last years flyweight Michaela Walsh who was due to compete at feather.

However the field remains one of the largest in recent times

Boxing begins tonight at 7:00pm in the National Stadium in Dublin.

February 3rd
52kg Tommy Casey (St Francis) V TJ Waite (Ormeau Road)
56kg Frankie Cleary (Ballina) V Evan Metcalfe (Crumlin)
56kg Myles Casey (St Francis) V Eamon McNally (St Michaels Antrim)
69kg Mark McCole (Dungloe) V Fergal Redmond (Arklow)
75kg John Joyce (St Michaels Athy) V Emmett Brennan (Glasnevin)
75kg Fearghus Quinn (Camlough) V Glory Carlos Lmuala (Maynooth)
75kg Stephen Broadhurst (Delagan) V David Bicevas (St Saviours OBA)
75kg Caoimhin Hynes (Holy Trinity) V Conor Doherty (Emerald Antrim)
81kg Michael Frayne (St Marys Dublin) V Robert Burke (Glasnevin)
81kg ony Browne (St Michaels Dub) V Sean Conroy (Ballina)
91kg Kiril Afanasev (Smithfield) V John Joe McDonagh (Crumlin)
91kg Geoffrey Kavanagh (Glasnevin) V Cormac Long (Rathkeale)

The full draw will be posted here shortly

Joe O'Neill

Reporting on Irish boxing the past five years. Work has appeared on, Boxing News,, and local and national media. Provide live ringside updates, occasional interviews, and special features on the future of Irish boxing. email: