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The Boxing World Reacts to Ryan Burnett’s World Title Win

Ireland has a new world champion.

Ryan Burnett [17(9)-0] claimed the IBF bantamweight title last night with a dominant points win over reigning champion Lee Haskins at the SSE Odyssey Arena in Belfast.

The Antrim Road man came in for high praise following the win.

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