Mayo boxer Shannon Sweeney has been selected as part of the Irish boxing team that will contest the upcoming 73rd International Boxing Tournament STRANDJA.
The St. Anne’s boxer is part of the 15 fighter Irish team alongside Monivea’s Adam Hession.
Also included is Sligo Light welterweight boxer Dean Clancy and Olympian from Castlerea Aoife O’Rourke.
The tournament, which will take place in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia will be contested by elite female and male amateur boxers from a variety of countries.
The STRANDJA tournament takes place from the 20th to the 27th of February.