WATCH: Noely Murphy v Avelino Vazquez

Noely Murphy [9(2)-0] made has Irish debut at the weekend in front of what was one of the best atmospheres of recent times.

The New York-based welter delighted his large Cork following on Saturday night at the National Stadium, winning the BUI Celtic title.

The Macroom fighter outpointed Avelino Vazquez (78:75) over eight rounds in Dublin in the chief support bout on the Red Corner Promotions ‘Unfinished Business’ bill.

Watch Noely Murphy v Avelino Vazquez in full below:

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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: joneill6@tcd.ie