LIVE UPDATES: Waterford Boxing – Ring Kings

The first Irish pro show of the year outside of Belfast takes place tonight.

It’s not Dublin though where the action will occur, and fight fans will descend upon Waterford for the first pro show since the 1940s.

Neil Power Promotions run their inaugural Ring Kings show at the new WIT Arena and will put on an eight-fight card.

Local talents Craig McCarthy and Rohan Date headline alongside Déise debutant Barry Barnes, while there are also appearances from Eric Donovan, John Joyce, Graham McCormack O’Shea, Keane McMahon,and recent World title challenger Mike Perez. will be ringside for the night and will be posting live updates which can be followed along here.

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Joe O'Neill

Reporting on Irish boxing the past five years. Work has appeared on, Boxing News,, and local and national media. Provide live ringside updates, occasional interviews, and special features on the future of Irish boxing. email: