Ireland’s Olympic hero MICHAEL “MICK” CONLAN will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by making his professional debut headlining a special card at The Theater at Madison Square Garden. Conlan’s pro debut, which will be as a junior featherweight, in a six-round bout against Tim Ibarra (4-4, 1 KOs), of Denver, is set for Friday, March 17 at the “O’Mecca of Boxing.” And to put an exclamation point on the occasion, fellow countryman and UFC superstar and … Read Article
Belfast’s Michael Conlan has added his voice to the chorus of boxing stars and Hollywood A-listers backing GUARD – a boxing film set to go into production in Belfast early next year. So far though, only 86% of the budget has been raised, with a few days to go before the deadline.
Written by The Fall’s Bronagh Taggart – who also penned BBCNI’s 6Degrees – the film is to be directed by husband and fellow … Read Article
Electric Ireland, the Official Energy Partner of Team Ireland for the Rio Olympics, has today released a unique 360 degree video featuring 2016 Irish Olympic boxing hopeful Michael Conlan, as part of its sponsorship campaign, #ThePowerWithin.… Read Article
Fans can avail of a final opportunity to see Ireland’s Rio bound boxers in action before the Olympic Games at the National Stadium in Dublin on Friday night.
Team Ireland meet a Russian selection at the home of Irish boxing in a test match in their last outing before the opening bell for boxing at the 31st Olympiad on August 6th.
Current World and European Elite champion Michael Conlan, ex European Elite champion Paddy Barnes, … Read Article
Russia’s WSB southpaw Vasilii Egorov faced off against fleet-footed Cuban Joahnys Argilagos in the opening bout. Argilagos’ greater agility proved decisive in all three rounds, the Cuban becoming the first World Champion of 2015.… Read Article
April 12th – Belfast bantamweight Michael Conlan claimed gold at the Feliks Stamm Memorial in Warsaw, Poland today.
But Tipperary super-heavy Dean Gardiner has to settle for silver after losing
out to Cam Awesome of the USA on a unanimous decision in the 91kg + plus final.
Conlan, a bronze medallist at the London Olympics, beat Poland’s Sylwester Kozlowski on a unanimous decision to finish on top of the 56kg podium.… Read Article
Almaty, Kazakhstan, October 21, 2013 – Irish boxers Michael Conlan and Jason Quigley both progressed to the next round over strong opposition today.… Read Article
Michael Conlan secured Ireland’s third medal at the 2012 Olympics following a three-round thriller with France’s Nordine Ouballi at the ExCel in London tonight.… Read Article
London, Great Britain, 08 August 2012 – Day eleven of the London 2012 Olympic Games with the Men’s Fly (52kg) and Welterweights (69kg) taking to the ring at the ExCeL Arena with eight mouth-watering quarter-finals deciding who makes it onto the podium.… Read Article
Michael Conlan is through to the quarter-finals of the 2012 Olympic Games following an impressive win at the ExCel in London tonight.… Read Article