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Clare Grace secures European semi-final spot

Updated: Monday, 02 Jun 2014 18:54 | Comments

Clare Grace is only the second Irish woman after Katie Taylor to win a European Championship medal in boxing
Clare Grace is only the second Irish woman after Katie Taylor to win a European Championship medal in boxing

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Clare Grace has won at least a bronze medal in the 69kg category at the European Boxing Championships in Bucharest after defeating Turkey's Kara Gulazar on points this afternoon.

She will next box on Friday in the semi-final against Britain's Stacy Copeland.

Grace is only the second Irish woman after Katie Taylor to win a European Championship medal in boxing. 

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