BOXING: Commonwealth Games medalist Connor Coyle tops St Joseph’s ABC show

Connor Coyle (left) in action against South Africa's Siphiwe Lusizi (left) in the Men's Welter Quarter-final at the SECC, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Connor Coyle (left) in action against South Africa's Siphiwe Lusizi (left) in the Men's Welter Quarter-final at the SECC, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
  • Connor Coyle claimed a bronze medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow
  • St Joseph’s ABC will end a highly successful year with their annual show at Du Pont Social Club
  • Kevin McIntyre will also feature in top class fight card
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COMMONWEALTH bronze medalist Connor Coyle tops the bill as St Joseph’s ABC stages its annual end of season show at the Du Pont Social Club this Saturday night.

The middleweight, who is targeting a place on the Irish boxing Olympic squad for the Rio Games in 2016, will make his return to the ring following a short lay-off due to a hand injury.

Also representing the Galliagh club on the night will be club stalwart, Kevin McIntrye who takes on Carrickmore’s John Conlon while exciting prospect, Gerard McLaughlin also features on the bill in a rematch with St Michael’s Kevin Quinn.

The pair met last Saturday night in Portglenone when Quinn edged a controversial split decision victory.

Tickets for what’s expected to be a top class night of boxing are priced at £5. Doors open at 7p.m with first bout scheduled for 8.30 p.m.

Full bill is as follows- 29kgs - Fionn Duffy v Sean Hagan (Carrickmore); 40kgs - Cian Duddy v Oran Carton (Eglinton); 42kg Ethan McCall v Martin Stokes; 36kgs - Seamus Deery v Dillon Doherty (Churchlands); 48kgs - Eoghan Boyle v Cameron Friel (Letterkenny); 42kgs - Dylan Doherty v Michael Stokes (All Saints); 63kgs - Peter O’Hagan v Luke McLaughlin (Eglinton ABC); 60kgs - Jack Doherty v Barney Cohern (Carrickmore); Liam Glennon v Tyler McMullan (All Saints); Caolan O’Donnell v Nathaniel McLaughlin (Dunree); 64kg - Gerard McLaughlin v Kevin Quinn (St Michael’s); 75kg - Patrick Doherty v Oran Shields (Letterkenny); 64kgs - Simon Clarke v Adam McLaughlin (Letterkenny); Steven Quigley v TBC; 64kg - Kevin McIntrye v John Conlon (Carrickmore); Connor Coyle v TBC; 64kgs - Georgie Hamilton v Calum Nelson (Ring ABC).