Sacre Coeur Boxing Club, Enniscorthy, will host an International Tournament between Ireland and Wales, in the Bellefield GAA Complex, next Friday night, the 12th of October.
The parade will kick of proceedings at 7pm, there are 12 bouts on the night, the local boxers on the card include, Fionn O Leary (St Pats/Anthony), Nathan Brooks (Sacre Coeur), Aaron Kirwan Doyle (The Ballagh BC), Nathan Tyrell (Sacre Coeur), Jake Cox (EBA), and Logan Whelan (Sacre Coeur).
On the night the IABA will also acknowledge the contribution of the late Bernard Dunne to the sport of Boxing.
Tickets, priced at 10 euro each, are available from the club or committee members.
Twenty four hours later, St Mary’s Boxing Club, New Ross, host the second part of the Ireland v Wales International on the Saturday night, again at 7pm, the 12 bout competition will be held in the Youth Centre, New Ross.
We paid a visit to the Sacre Coeur Boxing Club during the week and Dan Walsh spoke to Frankie Kirwan about the event.