Aoife O’Rourke fights for gold this afternoon

Castlerea Olympian Aoife O’Rourke is fighting to defend her gold medal in the 75kg final at the 75th Strandja Memorial Tournament this afternoon in Bulgaria.

The paris-qualified boxer meets Baison Manikon of Thailand in Bout 4 of the Afternoon Session of the tournament beginning at 12 pm.

Aoife made it through her semi-final bout yesterday afternoon by defeating double Olympic and triple world championship medalist Quan Li of China on a 4:1 split decision.

You can watch the fight live on YouTube this afternoon by following the link below from 12 pm