Strandja Multi-Nations Boxing Sofia Bulgaria 2020

Medal Round Results

DateWeightIrish BoxerResultOpponentScore
25.01.202060KgKellie HarringtonLost toMira Potkonen (Fin)2-3
24.01.202060KgKellie HarringtonBeatDenica Eliseeva (Bul)5-0
24.01.202075KgAoife O’RourkeLost toNaomi Graham (USA)0-5
[Reference: 2]

Ireland Squad

Final Rankings: Medals Table: 10th

Rankings Table 6th

Entries: 29 Nations


51kg Ceire Smith (Cavan) and Carly McNaul (Holy Family)
57kg Michaela Walsh (Monkstown, Antrim)
60kg Kellie Harrington (St Mary’s) (Silver) and Amy Broadhurst (Dealgan)
69kg Christina Desmond (Fr Horgan’s)
75kg Aoife O’Rourke (Castlerea) (Bronze)


57kg Kurt Walker (Canal) and Dean Clancy (Sean McDermott)
63kg George Bates (St Mary’s) and Wayne Kelly (Portlaoise)
69kg Aidan Walsh (Monkstown, Antrim) and Kieran Molloy (Oughterard)
75kg Michael Nevin (Portlaoise)
81kg Emmet Brennan (Dublin Docklands)
91kg Kiril Afanasev (Smithfield)
91kg+ Antoine O’Griofa (Celtic Eagles)


High-Performance Director: Bernard Dunne
Coaches: Zaur Antia, John Conlan, Dmitry Dimitruk, JP Kinsella
Physio: Lorcan McGee
Physiologist: Damien Martin


Ireland Ranked 6th out of 29 Nations in the Strandja Multi-Nations Boxing Event in Sofia in January 2020, and finished 10th in the Medals Table with Kellie Harrington winning Silver and Aoife O’Rourke Bronze.



[1] Irish Athletic Boxing Association (2020) logo [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 21 June 2020]


[2] Irish Athletic Boxing Association (2020) Results 2020 [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 28 December 2020]


Thanks to Niall Brennan.

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