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TG4 will provide extensive live coverage of this years Liffey Crane Hire Irish National Senior Elite Boxing Finals from the National Stadium in Dublin.

All seventeen fights will be broadcast live on TG4’s YouTube all over the world. 

Coverage of the Finals will also be available on TG4’s main linear channel from 7:30pm onwards.

However, live YouTube coverage begins at 6:00 and you can watch it below.

The live coverage of the IABA Irish National Senior Elite Boxing Finals will be presented by Micheál Ó Domhnaill with commentary and analysis by Kellie Harrington, Jason Quigley, Kenneth Egan, Darren O’Neill and Seán Bán Breathnach

TG4’s live YouTube commentary will be provided by Cárthach Bán Breathnach.

The runner order for the show is as follows:

6:00pm Ring Parade & Anthem on YouTube

6:25pm Male 49kg Final Ricky Nesbitt (Holy Family Drogheda) v Sean Mari (Monkstown D)

6:40pm Female 64kg Final Evelyn Igharo (Clann Naofa) v Ciara Ginty (Geesala)

6:55pm Female 81kg Final Nell Fox (Rathkeale) v Leona Houlihan (Crumlin)

7:10pm Male 60kg Final Barry McReynolds (Holy Trinity) v Brandon McCarthy (St Michaels Athy)

7:30pm Live coverage begins on TG4

7:35pm Female 48kg Final Shannon Sweeney (St Annes) v Daina Moorehouse (Enniskerry)
7:54pm Male 75kg Final Jason Harty (Rathkeale) v John Joe Nevin (Crumlin)

8:13pm Male 81kg Final Thomas O’Toole (Celtic Eagles) v Emmett Brennan (Docklands)

8:32pm Female 57kg Final Michaela Walsh (Monkstown A) v Emma Agnew (Dealgan)

8:51pm Female 51kg Final Niamh Early (Ryston) v Ceire Smith (Cavan)

9:10pm Male 52kg Final Jude Gallagher (Two Castles) v Regan Buckley (St Teresa’s)

9:29pm Male 57kg Final Patryk Adamus (Drimnagh) v Dean Clancy (Sean McDermott)
9:48pm Male 69kg Final Aidan Walsh (Monkstown Antrim) v Callum Walsh (Riverstown)
10:07pm Female 69kg Final Christina Desmond (Fr Horgans) v Grainne Walsh (Spartacus)

10:26pm Male 63kg Final Wayne Kelly (Portlaoise) v George Bates (St Mary’s Dublin)

10:45pm Male 91+kg Final Antoine Ó Griofa (Celtic Eagles/Defence Forces) v Kenneth Okungbowa (Athlone)
11:05pm Female 54kg Final Zara Breslin (Tramore) v Sarah Haghighat (St Brigids, Edenderry)
11:20pm Male 91kg Final Kiril Afanasev (Smithfield) v Daniel O’Brien (Santry/Defence Forces)


Jonny Stapleton contributor for 15 years and editor for the past decade. Have been covering boxing for over 16 years and writing about sports for a living for over 20 years. Former Assistant Sports editor for the Gazette News Paper Group and former Tallaght Voice Sports Editor. Have had work published in publications around the world when working as a freelance journalist. Also co-founder of Junior Sports Media and Leinster Rugby PRO of the Year winner. email: