Winning Start At Worlds For Irish Boxers

Brendan Irvine has got Ireland off to a winning start at the World Championships in Doha. The Belfastman beat Nico Hernandez of the USA in their Light-flyweight contest – taking all three rounds for a unanimous decision that sets-up a last-16 contest against a Turkish opponent. Dean Walsh and Michael O’Reilly will both be in action later today in Qatar.