Low Blows: Christina Desmond

We’ve a first for Low Blows today, as European and World Universities bronze medalist Christina Desmond becomes the first member of the Irish women’s team to take the test.

Q: Hardest Trainer?
A: Brendan Irvine for the men. Dervla Duffy and Shauna O’Keefe for the women.

Q: Biggest moaner?
A: Me.

Q: Funniest?
A: Sean McComb and Lauren Hogan.

Q: Biggest Ladies Man?
A: Conor Wallace.

Q: Most intelligent?
A: Gráinne Walsh and Moira McElligott. Gráinne is the only one in college so I’d have to pick her!

Q: Least intelligent?
A: Me!

Q: Hardest puncher?
A: For the weight, I suppose Mick Conlan.

Q: Most Naturally Talented?
A: Joe Ward.

Q: Cheapest?
A: Everyone.

Q: Worst dancer?
A: Gary McKenna!

Q: Worst Dress Sense?
A: Kelly Harrington, she’d wear anything!

Q: Biggest messer?
A: Paddy Barnes.

Joe O'Neill

Reporting on Irish boxing the past five years. Work has appeared on irish-boxing.com, Boxing News, the42.ie, and local and national media. Provide live ringside updates, occasional interviews, and special features on the future of Irish boxing. email: joneill6@tcd.ie