European Youth Championships – DRAW


The draw has been made for the European Youth Championships in Antalya, Turkey.

Four Irish are in action today in the preliminaries.

Rangey Crumlin bantam Craig Kavanagh get proceedings underway in the first fight of the championships, taking on Israeli David Kharmats.

The big three of World Youth bronze medalist Gabriel Dossen, and World Junior silver medalists Eamer Coughlan and Paddy Donovan are all in action the afterwards
Boxing begins at 2pm (Irish time).
Full draw to follow.

European Youth Championships Antalya. Turkey October 21st/29th
Saturday October 21st Preliminaries
56kg Craig Kavanagh (Ireland) v David Kharmats (Israel)
60kg Eamer Coughlan (Ireland) v Artur Szachbazian (Czech Republic)
64kg Patrick Donovan (Ireland) v Konrad Dialas (Poland)
69kg Gabriel Dossen (Ireland) v Pavel Kamanin (Estonia)

Sunday October 22nd Last 16
49kg Terry Donoghue (Ireland) v Daniil Lysenko (Russia)
52kg David Oliver Joyce (Ireland) v Amid Alizada (Azerbaijan)
75kg Jordan Myers (Ireland) v Rami Mofid Kiwan (Bulgaria)

Irish squad
49kg Terry Donoghue (St Michaels Athy BC)
52kg David Oliver Joyce (Ballymun BC)
56kg Craig Kavanagh (Crumlin BC)
60kg Eamer Coughlan (Riverstown BC)
64kg Paddy Donovan (OLOL BC)
69kg Gabriel Dossen (Olympic BC)
75kg Jordan Myers (Sligo City BC)

Head Coach: Zauri Antia
Coach: John Conlan
R&J: Diarmuid MacDiarmada

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Joe O'Neill

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