Irish team finish sixth in the worlds

IABA Press Officer Bernard O’Neill
Ireland finished in 6th position in the medals table and in 7th position in the rankings table at the European Women’s Championships which concluded in Rotterdam on Saturday.
Russia, which won four gold, two silver and one bronze at the tournament, topped the table in both categories.
Katie Taylor claimed her fifth gold medal in-a-row at the Championships with a 10-5 win over Russian lightweight Sofya Ochigava on Saturday.
Please see below attachment for fact sheet on the 8th European Women’s Championships. would like to thank Irish team manager Anna Moore and Peter Taylor, Irish staff and squad for their constant updates from Rotterdam throughout the European Championships.
Irish squad 8th European Women’s Championships
48Kg: Lynne McEnery (St Pauls)
51Kg: Katie Rowland (Geesala)
54Kg: Ciere Smith (Cavan)
57Kg: Michaela Walsh (Holy Family)
60Kg: Katie Taylor (Bray)
64Kg: Kelly Harrington (Corinthians)
69Kg: Laoise Traynor (Bray)
75kg: Sinead Kavanagh (Drimnagh)
81kg: Lauragh O’Neill (Paulstown)
Team manager: Anna Moore
Coaches: Pete Taylor, Zaur Antia, Damien Walsh
Physio: Mary Louise Ryan


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