A GOOD DAY IN DUBLIN FOR CARRICKMACROSS BOXERS

8 November 2013 No Comments by The Northern Standard

Carrickmacross boxers had a good weekend at the Dublin October Festival of Boxing event at the Green Isle Hotel on the Naas Road.

Glen Clarke got the weekend off to a positive start with his win over his Crumlin BC opponent. Glen took a while to get going in the 1st but when he did in the 2nd & 3rd any little doubt there might have been about the result was quashed by a well placed body shot form Glen just on the bell at the end of the 3rd round.

Next in was Joanne Jambe who gave a great performance to narrowly lose against the more experienced Dervla Duffy (former Castleblaney ABC boxer) Ryston BC. Joanne got boxer of the tournament award at her last outing in The International Celtic Box Cup and will have learned a lot from last weekend’s reversal.

Aleksandra Kornaga followed up with a very technical win over a Golden Cobra opponent in the 51kg division, Alex clearly won 2 of the 3 round match with well placed crosses to the face of the …

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