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Bronze for Michael Gallagher at Youth Olympics in China

Updated: Monday, 25 Aug 2014 18:57 | Comments

Michael Gallagher beat Korea's Kim Jin-Nyong
Michael Gallagher beat Korea's Kim Jin-Nyong

Michael Gallagher will be bringing home bronze from the Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China.

The Donegal heavyweight beat Korea’s Kim Jin-Nyong in today’s 91kg bronze medal box-off on a unanimous decision.

But Cork middleweight Christian Desmond had to settle for a fourth-place finish after losing in the middleweight bronze medal box-off on a unanimous decision to Australia’s Caitlin Parker this morning.

Mayo lightweight Ciara Ginty, who is already guaranteed silver, will meet Jajaira Gonzalez of the USA tomorrow morning in the 60kg final.

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