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07 Jul 2022

Dundalk's Amy Broadhurst secures at least a bronze as she reaches semis of the World Championships

Dundalk's Amy Broadhurst secures at least a bronze as she reaches semis of the World Championships

Dundalk's Amy Broadhurst has beaten her Serbian opponent to qualify for the Semi finals & secure at least a bronze medal at the World Championships in the light welter category. 

Amy proved too good for the Serbian Jelena Janicijevic beating her comfortably on all five judges scorecards  (30-26, 30-27, 30-26, 30-27, 30-25).

Amy's father Tony took to Facebook to express his delight:

"Words can’t describe the feelings of watching Amy fulfill her life long dreams, Amy won on a unanimous decision today giving her opponent a count on the way to a punch perfect display of controlled boxing, World medalist now and boxes again on Wednesday v India, well done Amy, so so proud of you."

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