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#European Games

From The42 'I never thought we could be winning European medals consistently - it’s crazy' Interview

'I never thought we could be winning European medals consistently - it’s crazy'

Chloe Magee speaks to The42 off the back of her European Games success alongside brother Sam.

From The42 Walker shines in Minsk to land European gold for Ireland Good As Gold

Walker shines in Minsk to land European gold for Ireland

He beat Ukranian Mykola Butsenko on Sunday morning.

From The42 Gold medal hope Harrington ruled out of European Games final with hand injury Blow

Gold medal hope Harrington ruled out of European Games final with hand injury

The reigning world champion would have faced Mira Potkonen in this morning’s final in Minsk.

From The42 Split-decison heartbreak for Michaela Walsh in European Games final Silver Lining This post contains videos

Split-decison heartbreak for Michaela Walsh in European Games final

The Belfast boxer lost 4-1 on the scorecards to Bulgaria’s Petrova Stanimira in Minsk.

From The42 Bronze for Chloe and Sam Magee after semi-final defeat in Minsk European Games

Bronze for Chloe and Sam Magee after semi-final defeat in Minsk

Team GB’s Gabby and Chris Adcock proved too strong today.

From The42 Walker beats British rival and top seed to join Harrington and Walsh in European Games finals King Kurt This post contains videos

Walker beats British rival and top seed to join Harrington and Walsh in European Games finals

The world champion will face the scourge of Irish boxing, and one of her inspirations, Mira Potkonen in the decider.

From The42 Masterclass from Ireland's Walsh sets up gold medal fight at European Games Let Us Upgrade You

Masterclass from Ireland's Walsh sets up gold medal fight at European Games

The 26-year-old has now assured herself of a silver medal in Minsk.

From The42 Ireland secure seventh European Games medal as Chloe and Sam Magee book semi-final spot On The Podium

Ireland secure seventh European Games medal as Chloe and Sam Magee book semi-final spot

The Donegal siblings beat beat the Netherlands 21-19, 21-17 on Friday morning to advance to the final four.

From The42 Jenny Egan falls just shy of a medal despite strong finish in Minsk European Games

Jenny Egan falls just shy of a medal despite strong finish in Minsk

The Dubliner finished fourth in her main event for the second successive Games.

From The42 More medals in sight as Chloe and Sam Magee survive anxious wait European Games

More medals in sight as Chloe and Sam Magee survive anxious wait

The Donegal siblings advanced through to the badminton mixed doubles quarter-finals.

From The42 World champion Harrington takes Ireland's medal tally to 6 on sensational day for boxers European Games This post contains videos

World champion Harrington takes Ireland's medal tally to 6 on sensational day for boxers

Michaela Walsh, Gráinne Walsh, Kurt Walker and Kellie Harrington have joined Regan Buckley and Michael Nevin in guaranteeing bronze.

From The42 Buckley and Nevin seal Ireland's first medals in Minsk with five more boxers on brink of joining them European Games

Buckley and Nevin seal Ireland's first medals in Minsk with five more boxers on brink of joining them

The 22-year-old has reached the light-flyweight semi-finals in Minsk.

From The42 Ireland's Mullen agonisingly finishes one second outside of medal places in time trial European Games

Ireland's Mullen agonisingly finishes one second outside of medal places in time trial

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for Ireland’s boxers and badminton teams.

From The42 Irish boxers take out big guns to power on in Minsk European Games

Irish boxers take out big guns to power on in Minsk

Michael Nevin and Regan Buckley scored especially impressive victories over world-class opponents.

From The42 Irish boxers Molloy and Nevin advance at European Games Minsk 2019

Irish boxers Molloy and Nevin advance at European Games

Kieran Molloy and Michael Nevin are into the last 16 after today’s victories in the ring.

From The42 Medal prospect Irvine a late withdrawal from Ireland's European Games squad Minsk 2019

Medal prospect Irvine a late withdrawal from Ireland's European Games squad

The boxer has pulled out through injury, while Joe Ward will not compete after recently signing a pro deal.

From The42 Ireland announce 65-strong team for European Games Flying The Flag

Ireland announce 65-strong team for European Games

Minsk is hosting this year’s event, which takes place from 21-30 June.

From The42 'Ireland can be the number one boxing nation in the world' Interview

'Ireland can be the number one boxing nation in the world'

Michael O’Reilly’s coach, Pat Ryan, chats to The42 about Irish boxers’ success at the European Games and running for the IABA Presidency.

From The42 Katie Taylor is through to the European Games final as Ireland's first gold edges closer Golden Girl

Katie Taylor is through to the European Games final as Ireland's first gold edges closer

It’s a busy day for Team Ireland in Baku.

From The42 Medal alert! 19-year-old Irvine secures boxing silver as badminton pair add to Ireland's tally European Games

Medal alert! 19-year-old Irvine secures boxing silver as badminton pair add to Ireland's tally

It’s been a good day for Team Ireland in Baku.

From The42 19-year-old Irvine battles his way into gold medal bout in Baku 1ST EUROPEAN GAMES

19-year-old Irvine battles his way into gold medal bout in Baku

Irvine is guaranteed a silver, but will have his eye on a different colour in tomorrow’s final.

From The42 Katie Taylor secures her first European Games medal after another masterclass Baku

Katie Taylor secures her first European Games medal after another masterclass

Michael O’Reilly also progressed to the last-4 this morning, but Darren O’Neill was left disappointed by a split decision defeat.

From The42 Disappointment for Adam Nolan as medal slips through his grasp at European Games Round-Up

Disappointment for Adam Nolan as medal slips through his grasp at European Games

Meanwhile, Ireland played their first ever game of basketball 3x3.

From The42 Brendan Irvine silences home crowd to secure Ireland's first medal at European Games BAKU WITH A BANG

Brendan Irvine silences home crowd to secure Ireland's first medal at European Games

It wasn’t all good news for the Irish boxers today as Dean Gardiner and Ceira Smith both lost their bouts.

From The42 Katie Taylor impresses in first European Games bout with dominant win Baku

Katie Taylor impresses in first European Games bout with dominant win

The Bray boxer earned a unanimous decision victory over Denitsa Eliseeva of Bulgaria.

From The42 The Irish brother-and-sister combo hoping to take the 2016 Olympics by storm

The Irish brother-and-sister combo hoping to take the 2016 Olympics by storm

Living, working, travelling, and competing together takes its toll on the siblings.

From The42 More success for Irish boxing, disappointment for Behan in Baku Wrap

More success for Irish boxing, disappointment for Behan in Baku

Meanwhile, Caroline Ryan was 15th in the women’s road cycling individual time trial.

From The42 Two of Ireland's top boxers progress at European Games Winning

Two of Ireland's top boxers progress at European Games

Meanwhile, Longford native Derek Burnett finished joint-eighth out of 32 in Men’s Trap.

From The42 Ireland's boxers up and running in Baku as Jennifer Egan narrowly misses out on medal Baku 2015

Ireland's boxers up and running in Baku as Jennifer Egan narrowly misses out on medal

Convincing wins for Darren O’Neill and Myles Casey get Team Ireland off to the perfect start in the ring.

From The42 Somehow, Team GB Kayak duo managed to accidentally jump ship metres from the finish line Baku
From The42 Ireland's Kieran Behan reaches final at European Games Success

Ireland's Kieran Behan reaches final at European Games

Meanwhile, Jennifer Egan reached the B final in the women’s Kayak Single 500m event.

From The42 Ireland's Aileen Reid got a 'reality check' at the European Games today Baku

Ireland's Aileen Reid got a 'reality check' at the European Games today

The Derry woman fell in to a chasing pack that didn’t want to chase Olympic champ Nicola Sprig.

From The42 From Katie to karate - here's all you need to know about the inaugural European Games BAKU WITH A BANG

From Katie to karate - here's all you need to know about the inaugural European Games

There are 63 athletes representing Team Ireland at the event which starts tomorrow.

From The42 Euro Vision: 4 continental games not to be missed this weekend Previews

Euro Vision: 4 continental games not to be missed this weekend

There’s the start of Serie A and a Bavarian derby to look forward to.

From The42 Baku to host inaugural European Games Preparations

Baku to host inaugural European Games

EOC president Pat Hickey told AFP that the new event was not intended to rival the Olympic Games.