Nora Doyle wins third Irish boxing title

Clonmel’s Nora Doyle claimed her third Irish boxing title with two hard-fought victories at the National Girls Championships held in Dublin over the last two weekends.

Clonmel’s Nora Doyle claimed her third Irish boxing title with two hard-fought victories at the National Girls Championships held in Dublin over the last two weekends.

In the final Nora beat Jessica Hunt, Bray by 9 points to 8. In the semi-final she beat Lauren Hogan, St. Bridgets, Edenderry by 11 points to 10.

This is Nora’s third Irish title in four years, and in the other year she lost in a final by a one point margin.

Karen Connolly also competed in the championships, losing out in the final to Georgia Ryan, Tredagh.