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Nevin and McGinty in European Junior Championships action today

John Nevin and Brett McGinty will get Ireland’s European Junior Championships campaign underway with last 32 bouts in Anapa, Russia this afternoon.

Nevin meets Estonian fly Pavel Kamanin and McGinty is in against Hungarian light middle Lazzio Kozak. Both bouts are scheduled for Session 2 this afternoon.

In a change to the official program, Session 2 begins at 4pm (Irish time) and not 3pm as previously advised. Nevin and McGinty will be in action in the 2nd and 3rd bouts on the program.

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(Picture – Irish coaches Billy McClean and Ger McDaid at a technical meeting in Anapa)

European Junior Championships 2014 Anapa, Russia

November 1st (last 32)

52kg John Nevin (Ireland) v Pavel Kamanin (Estonia)
70kg Brett McGinty (Ireland) v Lazzio Kozak (Hungary)

November 2nd
50kg Aaron McKenna (Ireland) v Mohammed Zeroual (France) – last 16
66kg Michael Nevin (Ireland) v Alessandro Azzaro (Italy) – last 32

November 3rd (last 16)
46kg Terry McEntee (Ireland) v Alessionde Leonardis (Italy)
48kg Shane Flavin (Ireland) v Burak Tucel (Turkey)
75kg Blaine O’Brien (Ireland) v Dmitri Gumen (Moldova)
80kg James Clarke (Ireland) v Nikoloz Begadze (Georgia)

November 4th (last 16)
54kg Andy McDonagh (Ireland) v Ahmad Shtwi (Israel)
57kg James McGivern (Ireland) v Lazzislau Valiavaty (Italy)
60kg Oran Keddle (Ireland) Michael Terteryan (Denmark)
63kg Kieran Molloy (Ireland) v Catalin Bitca (Belarus)

Irish squad

46kg Terry McEntee (Old School)
48kg Shane Flavin (Paulstown)
50kg Aaron McKenna (Old School)
52kg John Nevin (Cavan)
54kg Andy McDonagh (St Paul’s, Waterford)
57kg James McGivern (St George’s)
60kg Oran Keddle (St Bronaghs)
63kg Kieran Molloy (Oughterard)
66kg Michael Nevin (Portlaoise)
70kg Brett McGinty (Oakleaf)
75kg Blaine O’Brien (Clonmel)
80kg James Clarke (Kilnamanagh)

Coaches: Bill McClean & Ger McDaid
Physio: Niamh Kennedy
R&J: Jim McCarron


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