The 2015 Irish Boxing Review is now available. This is the fifth book in the series and it’s packed full of articles, features, reports and a few photos as well. Every active fighter in Ireland gets a mention. This year’s cover star is unbeaten Belfast boxer Dee Walsh. Dee is in good company, following on from our previous cover stars: Andy Lee, Carl Frampton, Tyson Fury and Phil Sutcliffe Jnr.
All major fighters and shows are covered, including: Carl Frampton, Matthew Macklin, Andy Lee, Jamie Conlan, Eamonn O’Kane, Marc McCullough, Gary O’Sullivan, Anthony Fitzgerald, Luke Wilton, Tyson Fury, Barry McGuigan and Cyclone Promotions, Eddie Hearn and Matchroom, Frank Warren, MGM Marbella, Mark Dunlop, Alan Wilton, Pat Magee, Boxing Booth and Gary Hyde.
The Review delves into every aspect of the Irish boxing scene and features boxers such as: Jono Carroll, James Fryers, Tommy McCarthy, Declan Geraghty, Dee Walsh, Sean Turner, Philip Sutcliffe Jnr, Alfredo Meli, Paul Hyland Jnr, James Tennyson, Daniel McShane, Conrad Cummings, Luke Keeler, Anthony Cacace, Ciaran McVarnock, Tyrone McKenna, Joe Fitzpatrick, the Upton brothers and others. There is a full report of the Elite Championships amateur tournament and all other professional shows across Ireland. Selected records for current boxers are included as well as world results.
Buy a Copy of the Book
If you want to get hold of a copy then they are available, personally signed and direct from the author, priced at £10 or €15 including P&P. There is a limited number in stock at the moment so jump in and grab one before they disappear.
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Praise for the Review
“Finally a boxing book that pulls it all together: Fights, fighters, dates and proper ‘live’ reports. It’s my type of boxing book – no fantasy, just the truth. Perfect.” ~ Steve Bunce, Writer and broadcaster
“Steve Wellings has documented the revival of Irish boxing with skill and clarity. Most importantly, he writes with a passion for the sport that is evident throughout.” ~ Barry Flynn, Irish boxing historian and author
“The Irish Boxing Review was a welcome addition to the fight scene here, and Steve Wellings as expected did a fine job, with interesting and informative articles. Long may Irish Boxing Review continue.” ~ Thomas Myler, Journalist and acclaimed author