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#kellie harrington

# kellie-harrington - Thursday 30 September, 2021

Kellie Harrington's brother lands key coaching job in Icelandic soccer
# Harri's Game
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# Harri's Game

Kellie Harrington's brother lands key coaching job in Icelandic soccer

Sep 30th 2021, 4:47 PM 8,750 Views 2 Comments

Christopher Harrington has been hired as assistant coach of KR women’s team.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

'She can capitalise on what she's done' - Egan backs Harrington call to stay amateur
# Support
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# Support

'She can capitalise on what she's done' - Egan backs Harrington call to stay amateur

Sep 7th 2021, 5:56 PM 5,310 Views 0 Comments

The Olympic champion has decided to focus on retaining her title in Paris in 2024.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Taylor on Harrington: 'What she's doing for those kids - inspiring a generation - is very, very special'
# Real Recognise Real
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# Real Recognise Real

Taylor on Harrington: 'What she's doing for those kids - inspiring a generation - is very, very special'

Updated Aug 31st 2021, 8:02 PM 22,569 Views 3 Comments

‘The young girls growing up actually watching Kellie win that gold medal: you have no idea what that’s going to do for kids in that area.’

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 17 August, 2021

Harrington weighing up big decision on future amid offers to turn professional
# Options
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# Options

Harrington weighing up big decision on future amid offers to turn professional

Aug 17th 2021, 1:21 PM 22,336 Views 11 Comments

The Olympic champion says her next move must suit her partner, Mandy Loughlin, as well as her family.

# kellie-harrington - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

'Even if Kellie hadn't won gold, we would have done this. It's because of who she is'
# Gold In Portland Row
# Gold In Portland Row

'Even if Kellie hadn't won gold, we would have done this. It's because of who she is'

Aug 11th 2021, 12:15 AM 21,611 Views 6 Comments

Portland Row and the whole north inner city flocked the streets to welcome their Olympic champion, Kellie Harrington, back home.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 10 August, 2021

In pictures: Kellie Harrington's triumphant homecoming
# Golden Day
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# Golden Day

In pictures: Kellie Harrington's triumphant homecoming

Aug 10th 2021, 8:27 PM 30,967 Views 5 Comments

Soak in the scenes of a glorious day in Dublin.

Cheers on the streets of north Dublin city as Olympic star Kellie Harrington arrives home
# Kellie's Coming Home
# Kellie's Coming Home

Cheers on the streets of north Dublin city as Olympic star Kellie Harrington arrives home

Updated Aug 10th 2021, 5:30 PM 94,983 Views 63 Comments
  • Olympic champion received hero's welcome in Dublin this evening.
  • Dublin City Council approves lighting up Five Lamps landmark to acknowledge Harrington’s achievement.
  • "I'm delighted to be bringing the gold back to the north inner city," Harrington said today.
Kellie Harrington just wants a cup of tea and a scone
# Home Sweet Home
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# Home Sweet Home

Kellie Harrington just wants a cup of tea and a scone

Aug 10th 2021, 4:45 PM 31,753 Views 5 Comments

‘Everyone is saying, ‘Ah, you’ve a great community. Your community is fantastic.’ Sure I’m saying that forever, like!’

# kellie-harrington - Monday 9 August, 2021

Paris, the pros, or peace and quiet: What might be next for Kellie Harrington?
# Options
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# Options

Paris, the pros, or peace and quiet: What might be next for Kellie Harrington?

Aug 9th 2021, 9:24 PM 24,580 Views 22 Comments

Gavan Casey explores three potential avenues for Ireland’s third Olympic boxing champion, all of which may appeal to her for different reasons.

Olympic champ Harrington to travel through Dublin's north inner city on open-top bus tomorrow
# Dublin 1 World Nil
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# Dublin 1 World Nil

Olympic champ Harrington to travel through Dublin's north inner city on open-top bus tomorrow

Updated Aug 9th 2021, 8:37 PM 21,694 Views 23 Comments

The bus will take in on its route Portland Row, Harrington’s home street.

Freedom of Dublin sought for Kellie Harrington ahead of her homecoming
# Kellie Harrington
# Kellie Harrington

Freedom of Dublin sought for Kellie Harrington ahead of her homecoming

Updated Aug 9th 2021, 3:54 PM 15,153 Views 21 Comments

The gold medal-winning boxer is due to arrive home tomorrow.

Kellie Harrington has ability to be 'very successful' in pro ranks, says Barry McGuigan
# Options
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# Options

Kellie Harrington has ability to be 'very successful' in pro ranks, says Barry McGuigan

Aug 9th 2021, 9:57 AM 27,824 Views 20 Comments

And a mega fight with Katie Taylor would be ‘massive’.

# kellie-harrington - Sunday 8 August, 2021

'An inspiration': Ireland sends its congratulations as Kellie Harrington claims gold in Tokyo
# Olympics
# Olympics

'An inspiration': Ireland sends its congratulations as Kellie Harrington claims gold in Tokyo

Updated Aug 8th 2021, 12:48 PM 110,608 Views 81 Comments
  • Ireland's Kellie Harrington won gold at the women's Olympic lightweight boxing final.
  • "Hers is an exceptional achievement, and she is an inspiration for us all," Michael D Higgins said.
  • Today is the final day of the Tokyo 2020 games.
'Welcome to the club, champ': Sporting world lines up to pay tribute to Kellie Harrington
# Pride Of Ireland
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# Pride Of Ireland

'Welcome to the club, champ': Sporting world lines up to pay tribute to Kellie Harrington

Aug 8th 2021, 9:50 AM 16,659 Views 5 Comments

Kellie Harrington joined an elite club as she won Olympic lightweight gold for Ireland on Sunday morning.

Kellie Harrington wins Olympic gold after triumph over Beatriz Ferreira
# Gold
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# Gold

Kellie Harrington wins Olympic gold after triumph over Beatriz Ferreira

Aug 8th 2021, 6:28 AM 77,099 Views 80 Comments

The Irish boxer beat the Brazilian with a unanimous decision victory.

# kellie-harrington - Thursday 5 August, 2021

'Safe but spectacular': Council planning for Kellie Harrington's Dublin homecoming
# Olympics
# Olympics

'Safe but spectacular': Council planning for Kellie Harrington's Dublin homecoming

Aug 5th 2021, 4:43 PM 24,460 Views 18 Comments

The boxer will come back from the Olympics next week with at least a silver medal.

'To have the support of the people back home, to put a smile on the nation's face, it's just great'
# Kellie Harrington
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# Kellie Harrington

'To have the support of the people back home, to put a smile on the nation's face, it's just great'

Aug 5th 2021, 7:58 AM 6,420 Views 7 Comments

The Dublin boxer will fight for a gold medal in Tokyo on Sunday morning.

Kellie Harrington wins Olympic boxing semi-final in Tokyo
# Going For Gold
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# Going For Gold

Kellie Harrington wins Olympic boxing semi-final in Tokyo

Aug 5th 2021, 6:16 AM 53,678 Views 29 Comments

Harrington faced Thai opponent Sudaporn Seesondee.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Olympic Breakfast: Kellie Harrington becomes Ireland's latest medalist in Tokyo
# Update
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# Update

Olympic Breakfast: Kellie Harrington becomes Ireland's latest medalist in Tokyo

Aug 3rd 2021, 6:20 AM 48,561 Views 18 Comments

Here’s what you missed while you were sleeping…

Kellie Harrington wins quarter-final to secure Olympic bronze medal
# Hakuna Matata
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# Hakuna Matata

Kellie Harrington wins quarter-final to secure Olympic bronze medal

Aug 3rd 2021, 4:58 AM 28,955 Views 12 Comments

The Dubliner was too strong for Algeria’s Imane Khelif.

# kellie-harrington - Friday 30 July, 2021

Olympic Breakfast: Walsh guarantees another medal for Ireland but mixed fortunes on the track
# Update
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# Update

Olympic Breakfast: Walsh guarantees another medal for Ireland but mixed fortunes on the track

Jul 30th 2021, 6:35 AM 35,650 Views 2 Comments

Belfast boxer Walsh provided a memorable moment on another busy morning for Team Ireland in Tokyo.

Kellie Harrington delivers impressive performance on Olympic debut
# Classy
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# Classy

Kellie Harrington delivers impressive performance on Olympic debut

Jul 30th 2021, 3:35 AM 8,092 Views 3 Comments

The Dublin fighter comfortably saw off the challenge of Italy’s Rebecca Nicoli.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Harrington and Irvine to carry Irish flag at Olympics opening ceremony
# Tokyo 2020
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# Tokyo 2020

Harrington and Irvine to carry Irish flag at Olympics opening ceremony

Jul 20th 2021, 7:59 AM 27,719 Views 8 Comments

Kellie Harrington welcomes ‘an amazing honour’ ahead of Friday’s parade of nations.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Harrington takes gold at Olympic qualifiers with superb victory over British star Dubois
# Full Steam Ahead
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# Full Steam Ahead

Harrington takes gold at Olympic qualifiers with superb victory over British star Dubois

Updated Jun 8th 2021, 4:09 PM 20,762 Views 13 Comments

The Dubliner was a cut above the Englishwoman and will likely be named the top seed for Tokyo, leaving her two fights from an Olympic medal.

# kellie-harrington - Monday 7 June, 2021

Emmet Brennan books Olympic spot with hard-fought win over Sweden's Liridon Nuha
# On The Plane
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# On The Plane

Emmet Brennan books Olympic spot with hard-fought win over Sweden's Liridon Nuha

Jun 7th 2021, 8:41 PM 3,121 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile Kellie Harrington and Michaela Walsh will both box for gold tomorrow after winning their respective semi-finals bouts.

# kellie-harrington - Saturday 5 June, 2021

Kellie Harrington books Olympics spot with superb victory against world champion Maiva Hamadouche
# On The Plane
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# On The Plane

Kellie Harrington books Olympics spot with superb victory against world champion Maiva Hamadouche

Updated Jun 5th 2021, 7:33 PM 7,780 Views 10 Comments

The Dubliner won by unanimous decision against a vaunted French opponent.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

'I need to keep doing things for my own head, for my mental state of mind'
# Boxing
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# Boxing

'I need to keep doing things for my own head, for my mental state of mind'

Aug 25th 2020, 8:00 AM 18,058 Views 5 Comments

Kellie Harrington is ‘training like an animal’ as she targets an Olympic spot next year.

# kellie-harrington - Thursday 4 June, 2020

'It's brought people together' - The world champion boxer working in a hospital during the pandemic
# Challenge
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# Challenge

'It's brought people together' - The world champion boxer working in a hospital during the pandemic

Jun 4th 2020, 3:00 PM 17,723 Views 2 Comments

Kellie Harrington is combining training with seven-day work weeks.

# kellie-harrington - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Delfine Persoon suffers defeat in first round of Olympic boxing qualifiers
# Road To Tokyo
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# Road To Tokyo

Delfine Persoon suffers defeat in first round of Olympic boxing qualifiers

Mar 14th 2020, 1:19 PM 12,647 Views 7 Comments

Belgian was on the opposite side of the 60kg draw to Kellie Harrington.

# kellie-harrington - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Harrington edged by rival Potkonen in Strandja decider
# Close One
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# Close One

Harrington edged by rival Potkonen in Strandja decider

Jan 25th 2020, 4:13 PM 6,029 Views 5 Comments

The Dubliner didn’t appear impressed by the decision, but could well meet Potkonen again for higher stakes as the year progresses.

# kellie-harrington - Friday 24 January, 2020

Harrington and Irish scourge Potkonen to square off for gold in potential Olympic precursor
# Cream Of The Crop
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# Cream Of The Crop

Harrington and Irish scourge Potkonen to square off for gold in potential Olympic precursor

Jan 24th 2020, 3:50 PM 3,028 Views 0 Comments

The Finn holds two victories over former world champion Harrington since she eliminated Katie Taylor from Rio 2016.

# kellie-harrington - Friday 3 January, 2020

2018 world champion Harrington to return to the ring after seven-month injury lay-off
# This Is My Comeback Girl
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# This Is My Comeback Girl

2018 world champion Harrington to return to the ring after seven-month injury lay-off

Jan 3rd 2020, 5:01 PM 2,514 Views 2 Comments

The Dubliner broke her thumb twice in 2019.

# kellie-harrington - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Persoon could face Kellie Harrington before Taylor rematch as she pursues Olympic dream
# Plot Twist
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# Plot Twist

Persoon could face Kellie Harrington before Taylor rematch as she pursues Olympic dream

Dec 12th 2019, 12:04 PM 3,555 Views 1 Comment

The Belgian former champion will bid to qualify for Tokyo 2020 next year, putting her sequel with Taylor on the back-burner.

# kellie-harrington - Saturday 30 November, 2019

'I didn't start boxing to win an Olympic medal... Every day I'm here is a day I'm winning at life'
# Thumbs Up
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# Thumbs Up

'I didn't start boxing to win an Olympic medal... Every day I'm here is a day I'm winning at life'

Nov 30th 2019, 7:00 AM 15,421 Views 2 Comments

Kellie Harrington discusses her injury-plagued year and the addresses criticism from a rival corner ahead of Tokyo 2020 qualification.

# kellie-harrington - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Hand injury to keep Harrington from fighting at European Championships
# Boxing
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# Boxing

Hand injury to keep Harrington from fighting at European Championships

Jul 31st 2019, 10:03 AM 2,529 Views 1 Comment

Bernard Dunne says the world champ is being kept out of harm’s way before defending her title in Russia.

# kellie-harrington - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Gold medal hope Harrington ruled out of European Games final with hand injury
# Blow
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# Blow

Gold medal hope Harrington ruled out of European Games final with hand injury

Jun 30th 2019, 9:19 AM 16,581 Views 1 Comment

The reigning world champion would have faced Mira Potkonen in this morning’s final in Minsk.

# kellie-harrington - Monday 18 March, 2019

Kellie Harrington auctions off belt to raise money for neighbours who lost their home to fire
# Good Cause
From The42
# Good Cause

Kellie Harrington auctions off belt to raise money for neighbours who lost their home to fire

Mar 18th 2019, 8:06 PM 31,459 Views 21 Comments

The world champion boxer has been receiving bids for her 2015 National Elite belt.

# kellie-harrington - Sunday 3 March, 2019

'Come November, if she doesn't qualify, then we'll see who has the balls' - Broadhurst
# Firing Back
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# Firing Back

'Come November, if she doesn't qualify, then we'll see who has the balls' - Broadhurst

Mar 3rd 2019, 7:54 PM 5,743 Views 0 Comments

After barbed comments from the world champion last week, Amy Broadhurst says she will challenge Kellie Harrington if the chance arises.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

'I would have beaten her again... She didn't have the balls to step up and take the chance'
# Kellie
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# Kellie

'I would have beaten her again... She didn't have the balls to step up and take the chance'

Feb 26th 2019, 12:00 PM 35,088 Views 10 Comments

Kellie Harrington on her non-rivalry with ‘young one’ Amy Broadhurst, and why she’s inspired by Irish boxing’s bogeywoman, Mira Potkonen.

# kellie-harrington - Saturday 29 December, 2018

2018 in review - top 3 most memorable moments for Irish women in sport
# A Year To Remember
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# A Year To Remember

2018 in review - top 3 most memorable moments for Irish women in sport

Dec 29th 2018, 1:00 PM 4,616 Views 1 Comment

In a year of highlights, we look at some of the top moments for Ireland’s women.

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