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Youth Olympics Schedule- Ginty, Desmond, Gallagher to compete for Ireland

Please see below attachment for competition schedule for the boxing event for the 2014 Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China.

Ciara Ginty, Christina Desmond and Michael Gallagher will be between the ropes for Ireland at the 2nd edition of the Games.

The losing semi-finalists will be box-off for bronze, as confirmed by the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

The 2014 Youth Olympics begins in Nanjing on Saturday. Boxing begins on August 23rd. The women’s boxing finals will be held on August 26th and the men’s boxing finals on August 27th.

Team Ireland left their training camp in Hong Kong today for Nanjing. Click here for further details.

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Ireland Boxing Squad 2014 Youth Olympics

60kg Ciara Ginty (Geesala)
75kg Christina Desmond (Macroom)
91kg Michael Gallagher (Finn Valley)

Team manager: Stephen Connelly
Coach Billy McClean


Integral part of the Irish boxing community for over 13 years