Aoife makes perfect start in the European Boxing Championships

Castlerea’s Aoife O’Rourke, has had the perfect start in the Women’s European Boxing Championships this afternoon after comfortably defeating Greek boxer Vasilki Stavridou in the preliminary round of the middleweight competition.

Aoife won by unanimous decision with the judges scoring the fight 30-26 in favor of the Tarmon woman.

She now faces Busra Isildar from Turkey on Wednesday in the quarter finals.

More to follow…