WATCH: Jude Gallagher’s World Championships semi-final

16-year-old Tyrone light flyweight Jude Gallagher goes for silver this morning at the World Youth Championships in Budapest.

Already guaranteed bronze, the Irish men’s team captain boxes Thai fighter Thitisan Panmod – an Asian Youth bronze and silver medallist – in the last four.

The fight, which you can watch below, is scheduled to take place at 11:15am (Irish time).

The corresponding semi, the bout preceding Gallagher’s at 11:00am, pits Asian Youth champ Makhmud Sabyrkhan of Kazakhstan against PanAmerican champion Paul Jan Rivero of Puerto Rico.

You can watch Jude Gallagher’s World Youth Championships semi-final in full from 11:15am (Irish time):


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