On March 3rd on Ireland’s ‘Last Man Standing’ card, one of the most eagerly anticipated domestic fights of the year will take place. Craig ‘The Iron’ O’Brien 7-0 will take on Celtic welterweight champion Jay Byrne 6-3 for the Irish light-middleweight title. It’s a bout that has hardcore boxing fans and casual fans alike interested, and… Continue reading Craig O’Brien is ready to step up to the next level starting with Jay Byrne on March 3rd…..
Hard-hitting Kildare lightweight, and one of Ireland’s top prospects Gary Cully 3-0 (2 ko’s) is back in action this Saturday on the SK promoted ‘Collision Course‘ show in Citywest, Dublin. Following successive bouts in Belfast on some high-profile undercard’s, Gary says Saturday’s fight feels like a homecoming bout, and he say’s he’s out to put on… Continue reading Gary Cully – “I believe il be the best Lightweight in the country”…..
Following a lay-off since last June, middleweight contender Luke Keeler 13-2 (5 ko’s) is finally back in action on Feb 3rd on the SK promoted ‘Collision Course’ in Citywest, Dublin. In a year that has seen a lot of change for Luke, he’s moved trainer from Paschal Collins to Pete Taylor, signed a management deal with… Continue reading Luke Keeler – “Im buzzing for the Cummings fight already”…..
In three month’s time on April 21st in Belfast, on the Carl Frampton-Nonito Donaire undercard, one of the most talked about and eagerly-anticipated all Irish bouts will finally take place. Tyrone ‘The Mighty Celt’ McKenna 15-0 (6 ko’s) will finally square off against hard-hitting Dubliner Phil Sutcliffe Jr 14-2-1 (9 ko’s) in what will surely… Continue reading Tyrone McKenna aims to prove he’s the best in the division…..
In just over six weeks time, one of Ireland’s most decorated amateurs will make his debut in the pro ranks. Kildare native Roy Sheahan has decided to try his hand in the pro game and will be one of eight middleweight contenders in the inaugural ‘Last Man Standing‘ on Saturday, March 3rd in the national stadium.… Continue reading Roy Sheahan – “If I get near my best I can give anyone in the world trouble”…..
In just under a month’s time, one of Ireland’s top prospects Regan ‘The Rocket’ Buckley 2-0 will make another step-up as he travels to Manchester to take on central area champion Craig Derbyshire on Feb 16th in a Bantamweight bout. Following on from a breakout year in 2017, Regan is looking to continue that progression… Continue reading Regan Buckley – “I want to end the year as Irish champion”…..
Following on from his thrilling stoppage win over ‘Crank’ Whitehouse in December for the Celtic welterweight title, Jay Byrne is looking to prove the doubters wrong yet again. ‘The Negotiator’ will make another step-up in class and weight as we can confirm he will face Celtic champion Craig ‘The Iron’ O’Brien for the Irish light-middleweight title on… Continue reading BREAKING: Clash of champions as Jay Byrne & Craig O’Brien battle for the Irish light-middleweight title…..