30 Jan, 2016
The Irish Amateur Boxing Association (IABA) has changed its name to the Irish Athletic Boxing Association. The revision sees the IABA retain the historic acronym of Ireland's most successful Olymp...
Northern Ireland news
01 Apr, 2017
A west Belfast boxing club has honoured one of its most famous sons through an art installation at its new training base.
08 Nov, 2018
BELFAST boxing star Michael Conlan has spoken of his concern for the future of amateur boxing if the sport is expelled from the 2020 Olympics.
Republic of Ireland news
06 Jun, 2018
THE head of the Irish Amateur Boxing Association has said it is "horrified" by a shooting at Bray Boxing Club which left one 50-year-old man dead and injured two others, including the f...
27 Oct, 2016
DECORATED amateur Katie Taylor has swapped to the professional ranks and signed a deal with Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Sport.
05 Oct, 2018
AMATEUR boxing will “die a death” in Ireland if the sport is excluded from the Olympic Games, according to former Irish head coach Billy Walsh.
28 Aug, 2015
DOUBTS surround the future of Irish High Performance boxing coach Billy Walsh who, it has been reported, may be taking up a new post as head of the USA women’s boxing programme...
01 Dec, 2018
THE world’s amateur boxers are being outrageously expected to invest months of blood, sweat and tears preparing for Olympic qualifiers that may not happen for an Olympiad they may be banned from compe...
30 May, 2017
THEY have gone from pillar to post and back again many times over the past 15 months, but finally Phoenix Boxing Club in Lurgan have moved into their new home.
26 Jun, 2013
AMAtEUR boxing is mourning the passing of one its most loved and colourfu