Owens lands historic Ulster Lightweight title

ENNISKILLEN boxer Rhys Owens made history for the Erne Boxing Club on Saturday night. The Fermanagh boxer defeated Lee McKee on points in the final of the Ulster Senior Lightweight Championship in Belfast, to win the first ever Ulster Championship title for the Erne Boxing Club. Owens, fresh off the back of victory in Denmark […]

From Lisnaskea to Las Vegas and the greatest fight

SPORTS writer Brian Doogan has come a long way from his youthful days in Lisnaskea where he regularly bought his copy of ’The Ring’ from Hugh McBrien’s newsagents shop. It was Barry McGuigan’s heroics during a period which was mired in ‘The Troubles’ which left a big impression on him as did what he describes […]

Shaun hangs up the gloves

Earlier this month, Derrylin-based boxer, Shaun Crudden, finished up his career with a fight against Polish boxer, Mantvydas Lukavskis.

Great wins for Derrylin boxers

Derrylin Boxing Club kick started their 2013 campaign with three good wins at the Tyrone & Fermanagh County championships in Cookstown, securing two titles and creating a possibility of adding a third this weekend.