News | Aug 07 2015

European Championships Day One: GB and Ireland off to winning starts

Updates on GB and Ireland in the European Championships in Bulgaria
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GB Boxing and Ireland both kicked off their European Championships campaigns with wins in the first day of the competition in Samokov, Bulgaria today.

Welsh lightweight Joe Cordina outpointed Hungary’s Roland Galos and moves in to the second set of preliminary bouts on Tuesday [august 11].

Ireland’s Dean Gardiner also picked up a points win, beating Abdul Naser Delalic of Bosnia & Herzegovina in a super-heavyweight contest.

 

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