IABA Press officer Bernard O’Neill
Five Irish boxers will be involved in Friday’s semi-finals at the European Youth Championships at the Citywesy Convention Centre in Dublin.
Stephen Broadhurst, Jack Morrissey, Joe Fitzpatrick, Michael O’Reilly and Gary Sweeny will be competing in the last four.
All five Irish boxers are guaranteed at least bronze.
Friday’s semi-finals will be decided over two sessions starting at 2pm and 7pm.
Please see below attachment for full draw.
European Youth Championships
75Kg; Stephen Broadhurst (Ireland) v Rauf Rashimov (Azerbaijan)
91Kg: Jack Morrissey (Ireland) v Ivan Veryasov (Russia)
52Kg: Joe Fitzpatrick (Ireland) v Vasily Vetkin (Russia)
69Kg: Michael O’Reilly (Ireland) v Vikar Murashan (Belarus)
49Kg: Evan Metcalfe (Crumlin)
52Kg: Joe Fitzpatrick (Immaculata)
56Kg: George Bates (St Mary’s)
60Kg: Michael McDonagh (St Mary’s) (cpt)
64Kg: Kieran Forde (Monivea)
69Kg: Michael O’Reilly (Portlaoise)
75Kg: Stephen Broadhurst (Dealgan)
81Kg: Gary Sweeney (All Stars)
91Kg: Jack Morrissey (Sacre Coeur)
91+Kg: Thomas Conroy (Ballyhaunis)
Team Manager: Joe Hennigan
Coaches: Billy McClean, Tony Davitt, Gus Farrell and Paddy Hughes.