The Irish-Boxing.com Divisional Rankings – October Update


Following our last update in June there have been four shows on these shores and dozens in action overseas meaning it’s time for an update to the Irish-Boxing.com Divisional Rankings for 2019.

We, in consultation with numerous other parties, rank all the Irish fighters in each weight class.

All fighters who have not fought since April 2018 or before have been temporarily removed.

Rankings are based solely on results.

Heavyweight – 200lbs+
1 – Niall Kennedy [13(8)-1(1)-1]
2 – Sean Turner [12(8)-3(1)]
3 – Paddy Nevin [2(0)-0]

No Changes.

Cruiserweight – 200lbs
1 – Tommy McCarthy [16(8)-2(1)]
2 – Mike Perez [24(15)-3(1)-1]
3 – Conor Cooke [3(1)-0]
4 – Staz Tomasevski [1(0)-1(0)]
5 – Johnny Corcoran [2(2)-0]
6 – Dee Sullivan [1(0)-1(1)]
7 – Oisin O’Donovan [0-1(0)]

Tommy McCarthy rises to #1 following his win over Fabio Turchi.
Conor Cooke rises to #3 following his win over Staz Tomasevski.
Staz Tomasevski enters at #4.
Oisin O’Donovan enters at #7.

Light Heavyweight – 175lbs
1 – Steven Ward [12(4)-0]
2 – Conor Wallace [7(5)-0]
3 – Kevin Cronin [2(1)-0]
4 – Robbie Burke [2(2)-0]
5 – Joe Ward [0-1(1)]

Christian Scuvie removed from rankings due to inactivity.
Kevin Cronin rises to #3 following his win over Jevgenijs Andrejevs.
Joe Ward enters rankings at #5.

Super Middleweight – 168lbs
1 – JJ McDonagh [16(8)-5(2)]
2 – Padraig McCrory [9(4)-0]
3 – Steve Collins Jr [14(4)-3(1)-1]
4 – Vladimir Belujsky [8(6)-3(1)-1]
5 – Craig McCarthy [7(2)-0]
6 – Julio Cesar [3(1)-4(3)]
7 – Taylor McGoldrick [3(1)-1(1)]
8 – Sean McGlinchey [2(0)-2(1)]

Steve Collins Jr reclassified to super middleweight. Enters at #3.
Sean McGlinchey reclassified to super middleweight. Enters at #8.
Julio Cesar added to rankings. Enters at #6.
Manny Bique removed from rankings due to inactivity.
Barry Barnes removed from rankings due to inactivity.

Middleweight – 160lbs
1 – Luke Keeler [17(5)-2(1)-1]
2 – Dennis Hogan [28(7)-2(0)-1]
3 – Jason Quigley [16(12)-1(1)]
4 – Alfredo Meli [17(5)-0-1]
5 – Roy Sheahan [5(2)-0]
6 – Connor Coyle [11(4)-0]
7 – Conrad Cummings [17(7)-3(0)-1]
8 – Chris Blaney [12(3)-2(0)-1]

Luke Keeler rises to #1 following his win over Luis Arias.
Dennis Hogan reclassified to middleweight. Enters at #2.
Alfredo Meli rises to #3 following his win over Araik Marutjan.
Connor Coyle overtakes Conrad Cummings following his win over Ramon Ramirez.

Light Middleweight – 154lbs
1 – Gary O’Sullivan [30(21)-3(2)]
2 – Craig O’Brien [10(1)-1(1)]
3 – Jay Byrne [9(2)-7(2)]
4 – Steven Donnelly [8(3)-0]
5 – Pauly Upton [15(3)-1(1)]
6 – Tony Senior [10(7)-0]
7 – Caoimhin Agyarko [5(2)-0]
8 – Eddie Treacy [3(2)-0]
9 – Cillian Reardon [5(0)-0]
10 – Graham McCormack O’Shea [5(1)-0]
11 – Owen Duffy [4(2)-2(1)]
12 – Dominic Donegan [3(1)-0]
13 – John Joyce [2(0)-0]
14 – Owen O’Neill [3(0)-0]
15 – Terry Maughan [10(0)-7(6)-3]
16 – Jordan Latimer [2(0)-1(1)]
17 – Tony McGlynn [1(0)-0]
18 – Randal Barlow [1(0)-0]

Steven Donnelly rises to #4 following his Ultimate Boxxer win.
Caoimhin Agyarko rises to #7 following his wins over Paul Allison and Nelson Altimirano.
Eddie Treacy rises to #8 following his wins over Owen Duffy and Victor Edagha.
Dominic Donegan rises to #12 following his wins over Adrian Aleksiev and Kristaps Zulgis.
John Joyce rises to #13 following his win over Jordan Grannum.
Owen O’Neill reclassified to light middleweight. Enters at #14.
John Hutchinson removed from rankings due to inactivity.
Casey Blair removed from rankings following his retirement.
Randal Barlow enters rankings at #18

Welterweight – 147lbs
1 – Paddy Gallagher [16(10)-6(0)]
2 – John O’Donnell [33(11)-2(1)]
3 – Lewis Crocker [10(8)-0]
4 – Rohan Daté [10(8)-0-1]
5 – Dylan Moran [10(5)-1(1)]
6 – Aaron McKenna [8(5)-0]
7 – John Joyce [7(4)-1(0)]
8 – Keane McMahon [6(3)-1(0)]
9 – Lee Reeves [4(3)-0]
10 – Tony Bates [12(9)-0-1]
11 – Daniel Keating [3(3)-0]
12 – Tony Nellins [5(0)-0-1]
13 – Aaron Gethins [3(0)-0]
14 – Martin Wall [1(1)-1(1)]
15 – Paddy Donovan [1(1)-0]
16 – Paddy McGee [1(1)-0]
17 – James Lynch [1(0)-0]

Paddy Donovan enters rankings at #15.
James Lynch enters rankings at #17.
Lewis Crocker moves up to #3 following wins over Karim Aliliche and Otto Iremiren.

Light Welterweight – 140lbs
1 – Tyrone McKenna [19(6)-1(0)-1]
2 – Darragh Foley [17(9)-4(0)-1]
3 – Philip Sutcliffe Jr [15(9)-2(1)]
4 – Sean McComb [9(4)-0]
5 – Noel Murphy [14(2)-1(0)-1]
6 – Victor Rabei [8(2)-0]
7 – Larry Fryers [11(4)-2(1)]
8 – Jake Hanney [5(4)-2(1)]
9 – Shaun McShane [8(0)-4(0)-1]
10 – Martin Quinn [3(1)-1(0)]
11 – Francy Luzoho [1(1)-1(0)]
12 – Gearoid Clancy [10(2)-7(1)]
13 – Pierce O’Leary [1(0)-0]
14 – Senan Kelly [1(1)-0]
15 – Alec Bazza [0-45(7)-3]

1 – Katelynn Phelan [1(0)-0]

Daniel McShane removed from rankings due to inactivity.
Sean McComb rises to #4 following his wins over Renald Garrido and Emiliano Rodriguez.
Pierce O’Leary enters rankings at #13.
Senan Kelly enters rankings at #14.

Lightweight – 135lbs
1 – James Tennyson [25(21)-3(3)]
2 – Paul Hyland Jr [20(7)-2(2)]
3 – Anto Upton [17(6)-2(0)]
4 – Ray Moylette [11(4)-1(0)]
5 – Gary Cully [9(4)-0]
6 – Joe Fitzpatrick [10(7)-0]
7 – Karl Kelly [2(0)-3(1)]
8 – Stevie McKenna [3(3)-0]
9 – James Power [4(4)-0]
10 – Sean Duffy [3(1)-0]
11 – Stephen Webb [1(0)-1(1)]
12 – Wayne Kenny [1(0)-0)]

1 – Katie Taylor [14(6)-0]

Mark Morris removed from the rankings due to inactivity.
Sean Duffy rises to #9 following wins over Naheem Chaudry and Edwin Tellez.
Wayne Kenny enters rankings at #12.

Super Featherweight – 130lbs
1 – Jono Carroll [17(3)-0-1]
2 – Marco McCullough [22(11)-4(3)]
3 – Anto Cacace [17(7)-1(0)]
4 – Declan Geraghty [18(4)-5(4)]
5 – John Joe Nevin [13(4)-0]
6 – Feargal McCrory [11(5)-0]
7 – Stephen McAfee [6(3)-1(1)-1]
8 – Allan Phelan [10(7)-3(1)-1]
9 – Liam Gaynor [4(0)-0]
10 – Niall O’Connor [5(4)-0]
11 – Ciaran McVarnock [10(3)-0-1]
12 – Mathew Fitzsimons [4(2)-1(1)]
13 – Kelvin McDonald [2(0)-1(1)]
14 – Aiden Metcalfe [2(0)-1(1)]
15 – Jamie Douglas [1(0)-0]

1 – Elaine Greenan [3(0)-2(0)]
2 – Siobhan O’Leary [3(2)-0]

Stephen McAfee reclassified to super featherweight. Enters at #7.
Liam Gaynor reclassified to super featherweight. Enters at #9.

Featherweight – 126lbs
1 – Carl Frampton [26(15)-2(0)]
2 – Michael Conlan [12(7)-0]
3 – Tyrone McCullagh [14(6)-0]
4 – David Oliver Joyce [11(8)-1(1)]
5 – Eric Donovan [10(6)-0]
6 – Callum Bradley [3(0)-0]
7 – Colin O’Donovan [1(1)-3(1)-1]
8 – Shane Roche [0-1(1)]

Tyrone McCullagh reclassified to featherweight. Enters at #3.
Callum Bradley enters rankings at #6.
Stevie Quinn Jr removed from rankings due to inactivity.

Super Bantamweight – 122lbs
1 – TJ Doheny [22(16)-1(0)]
2 – Carl McDonald [6(1)-3(0)]
3 – Dylan McDonagh [4(1)-3(0)]

1 – Cathy McAleer [3(1)-0]

Cathy McAleer reclassified to super bantamweight. Enters at #1.
Sean Magee removed from rankings due to inactivity.

Bantamweight – 118lbs
1 – Ryan Burnett [20(10)-1(1)]
2 – Sam Carroll [3(0)-0]
3 – Prince Brady [1(0)-1(1)]

No Changes.

Flyweight – 112lbs
1 – Paddy Barnes [6(2)-3(2)]

No Changes.

Minnimumweight – 105lbs
1 – Lynn Harvey [5(4)-2(1)]

No Changes.

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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: [email protected]