Clonmel Boxer Jack Connolly is off to Russia

Clonmel Boxing Club’s rising star, Jack Connolly, has been chosen to represent Ireland at a training camp and a multi-nations tournament in Russia later this month.

Clonmel Boxing Club’s rising star, Jack Connolly, has been chosen to represent Ireland at a training camp and a multi-nations tournament in Russia later this month.

Jack will spend two and-a-half weeks in the Russian city of Anapa, were the Irish team will train alongside the Russian and Cuban youth teams.

He recently won an excellent contest at an Ireland against Scotland Youth international in the Rochestown Park Hotel in Cork.

He beat John Doherty, Scotland by 9 points to 2.