OLD SCHOOL BOXER NAMED ON IRISH TEAM

24 January 2014 No Comments by The Northern Standard

The IABA have named County Monaghan boxer Gary McKenna in an 11-strong squad for a week-long Elite training camp in England.

 Three-time AIBA  World Elite, Youth and Junior medalist Joe Ward has also been named in the side, along with London 2012 Olympians Adam Nolan, Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlon.

 Team Ireland team departed Saturday(Jan 18) for the seven-day training camp with England, France and Wales at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield. The Irish Elite team are building up toward the EU Championships this summer.

 “This will be the last opportunity to get the squad together before they go back to their …

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