38 Irish boxers give their New Year’s Resolutions

Over the past few weeks we have been getting in contact with Irish boxers to hear their New Year’s Resolutions – and, if even half of them are fulfilled, we will be in for a great 2017.

Below are all the Resolutions we have compiled.

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Paddy Barnes – Belfast Flyweight 1(0)-0

Chris Blaney – Meath Super Middleweight 4(2)-0

Jay Byrne – Dublin Welterweight 2(1)-0

Stephen Carroll – Dublin Light Welterweight 5(1)-0

Mick Conlan – Belfast Super Bantamweight 0-0

Jamie Conlan – Belfast Super Flyweight 18(11)-0

John Cooley – Derry Super Bantamweight 1(0)-0

Connor Coyle – Derry Light Middleweight 2(1)-0

Darren Cruise – Roscommon Middleweight 7(1)-5(0)

Sean Creagh – Dublin Light Welterweight 4(2)-1(1)

Eric Donovan – Kildare Super Featherweight 2(1)-0

Mathew Fitzsimons – Belfast Super Featherweight 2(1)-0

Declan Geraghty – Dublin Super Featherweight 14(4)-1(0)

Gerard Healy – Belfast Light Middleweight 5(0)-4(1)-1

Joe Hillerby – Belfast Super Middleweight 12(3)-3(2)

Luke Keeler – Dublin Middleweight 11(5)-2(1)

Niall Kennedy – Wexford Heavyweight 7(4)-0

Feargal McCrory – Tyrone Lightweight 3(1)-0

Tyrone McCullagh – Derry Super Bantamweight 5(4)-0

Peter McDonagh – Irish Welterweight Champion 27(3)-28(2)-1

Sean McGlinchey – Derry Super Middleweight 0-0

Tyrone McKenna – Belfast Light Welterweight 12(4)-0-1

Dan McShane – Belfast Super Featherweight 9(3)-1(1)

Ciaran McVarnock – Belfast Featherweight 6(1)-0-1

Mark Morris – Belfast Lightweight 2(1)-1(1)

Tony Nellins – Belfast Light Welterweight – 3(0)-0

Craig O’Brien – Dublin Light Middleweight 3(0)-0

Spike O’Sullivan – Cork Middleweight 23(15)-2(1)

Allan Phelan – Kildare Super Featherweight 6(4)-2(1)-1

Con Sheehan – Tipperary Heavyweight 4(1)-0

Gary Sweeney – Mayo Cruiserweight 3(3)-0

Phil Sutcliffe Jr – Dublin Light Welterweight 12(7)-1(0)

James Tennyson – Belfast Super Featherweight 17(13)-2(2)

Anto Upton – Belfast Light Welterweight 13(5)-1(0)

Pauly Upton – Irish Light Middleweight Champion 12(2)-0

Dean Walsh – 2015 European bronze medal winning light welter

Steven Ward – Antrim Light Heavyweight 2(0)-0

Gerard Whitehouse – Dublin Welterweight 5(1)-0

Joe O'Neill

Reporting on Irish boxing the past five years. Work has appeared on irish-boxing.com, Boxing News, the42.ie, and local and national media. Provide live ringside updates, occasional interviews, and special features on the future of Irish boxing. email: joneill6@tcd.ie