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Nicola Adams and Katie Taylor begin Olympic qualification campaigns today

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Nicola Adams and Katie Taylor will be in action today at the Olympic Qualification event in Turkey

THE European Olympic Qualification began in Samsun, Turkey on Saturday (April 9). Great Britain have picked up wins over the opening two days of boxing, including heavyweight Lawrence Okolie halting Moldova’s Cristian Constantinov and experience middleweight Antony Fowler outscoring Georgia’s Konstantine Khvistani.

Boxing today are:

In the Afternoon session:

51kg Nicola Adams GBR v Iulia Coroli MDA, Ceire Smith IRL v Virginia Barankau HUN

75kg Savannah Marshall GBR v Erika Guerrier FRA

49kg Galal Yafai GBR v Amis Enver ROU

64kg Pat McCormack GBR v Enock Mwandila Poulsen DEN, Dean Walsh IRL v Lorenzo Sotomayor AZE

Evening

60kgs Katie Taylor IRL vs Martina Schmoranzova CZE

52kg Muhammad Ali GBR v Nandor Csoka HUN, Brendan Irvine IRL v Hamza Touba GER

91+kg Joseph Joyce GBR v Viktor Vykhrst UKR, Dean Gardiner IRL v Mahammadrasul Majidov AZE

Results so far for Britain and Ireland:

60: Chantelle Cameron (Britain) outpd by YANA ALEKSEEVNA (Azerbaijan) unan.

64: DEAN WALSH (Ireland) outpd Erik Agateljan (Czech Republic) unan.

69: CYRUS PATTINSON (Britain) outpd Muhammad Abdilrasoon (Finland) unan.

75: ANTONY FOWLER (Britain) outpd Konstantine Khvistani (Georgia) unan.

81: JOSHUA BUATSI (Britain) outpd Siarhei Novikau (Belrus) unan.

91: LAWRENCE OKOLIE (Britain) stpd Cristian Constantinov (Moldova) 1st.

91&: DEAN GARDINER (Ireland) outpd Simen Nysater (Norway) unan.

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