Kerry boxer, Ainle Foley is due into the ring at the National Stadium in the next hour for his All-Ireland Semi-final.
The 12-year-old from Tralee Boxing Club will be fighting in the Boy 2 48kg division with a place in Saturday morning’s final up for grabs.
He’s says he’s nervous ahead of this afternoon’s bout against Killian Reilly from Olympic Boxing Club.
Another Kerry boxer, Willy Faulkner lost his Boy 1 44.5kg semi-final last night on a split decision against Ryan Boylan from the Scorpio Club.
Mary McDonoagh and Ellen Burke will fly the Kerry flag in the girls finals over the May Bank Holiday weekend.