Another nine contestants went through to The Voice of Ireland live shows on RTÉ One on Sunday evening as 'The Battles' continue.

In 'The Battles', team members must compete against each other to survive on the show. However, any singer sent home by their coach can be 'stolen' by one of the three other coaches. 

From Team Kian, Kate Purcell, Kelley McArdle and Fionn Gardner were chosen, while coach Kian Egan also 'stole' Caoin Fitz from Teach Rachel.

For Team Úna, coach Foden 'stole' Kathleen Mahon from Team Kian.

On Team Rachel, Paddy Kennedy and Amy Hansard made it through.

On Team Bressie, John O'Grady and Ken Murphy booked their place on the live shows.

'The Battles' will run until Sunday March 15, with the live shows beginning on Sunday March 22 and running until Sunday April 26. 

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