News

Eabha boxes her way into the history books

Thursday, 15 June 2017

Eabha boxes her way into the history books thumbnail

ERRIGAL Amateur Boxing Club in Garvagh has its first ever female All Ireland champion - Eabha Mullan.
The 11-year-old defeated Tia Atwell from Ennis, county Clare, in her final in Dublin to write a new chapter in the history of the famous old club.
It's just the latest in a string of successes for the St. Columba's Primary School pupil following triumphs in the Nine Counties and Ulster Novices championships.
“Eabha has been a revelation since she started boxing," explained veteran club coach Danny Deighan.
“She only started boxing last September and has gone ten fights undefeated since.
*Read the full story in this week's Chronicle

Share

Subscribe to read full newspaper »

Send to a friend

Please complete the following form to inform a friend about this page.

In order to process your information we must ask you to enter the letters in the image into the box:

CAPTCHA Image play audio version Reload Image

* Mandatory field - please complete