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The Darren Sutherland Memorial Cup to take place this Monday night

The Darren Sutherland Memorial Cup, an intervarsity boxing tournament organised by DCU Boxing, and sponsored by the Bank of Ireland, will take place at DCU on Monday 31st March, in commemoration of the late Olympic boxing Bronze medallist and DCU Sports Science graduate.

This high profile fight night will feature:

  • 14 bouts of DCU’s finest boxers versus the best at Irish third level
  • Olympic silver medallist, John-Joe Nevin in the audience
  • Premiere screening of the DCU Darren Sutherland Tribute video featuring intimate interviews with the friends, coaches, boxers and DCU staff who knew Darren personally; plus, footage of the man himself in and outside of the ring.
  • St Saviour’s Olympic Boxing Academy exhibitions.

The event will take place in The Venue, The Hub, Dublin City University on Monday 31st March at 7:15pm.  Tickets cost €5 and can be purchased at or at the door.  Half of the proceeds will be donated to Pieta House for suicide prevention.


Integral part of the Irish boxing community for over 13 years