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#kellie harrington

# 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 18,100 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 17,765 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 12,683 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 6,043 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 3,053 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 2,526 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 3,571 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 15,447 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
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# Boxing

Hand injury to keep Harrington from fighting at European Championships

Jul 31st 2019, 10:03 AM 2,537 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 16,595 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
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# Good Cause

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

Mar 18th 2019, 8:06 PM 31,485 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 5,786 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'
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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 35,168 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 4,638 Views 1 Comment

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

# kellie-harrington - Friday 21 December, 2018

World champion Kellie Harrington crowned 2018 Sportswoman of the Year
# Best Of The Best
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# Best Of The Best

World champion Kellie Harrington crowned 2018 Sportswoman of the Year

Dec 21st 2018, 4:15 PM 3,167 Views 6 Comments

An early Christmas present after an incredible year for the Dubliner.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

'In four years, I don't think Kellie will be able to beat me... I won't be stepping down for anyone then'
# Baby Canelo
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# Baby Canelo

'In four years, I don't think Kellie will be able to beat me... I won't be stepping down for anyone then'

Dec 4th 2018, 8:00 PM 23,737 Views 0 Comments

After suffering a controversial defeat at the World Championships, Amy Broadhurst has her eye on Ireland’s own world champion.

# kellie-harrington - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Greatest sporting comebacks, Kellie's homecoming and more tweets of the week
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# Tweet Elite

Greatest sporting comebacks, Kellie's homecoming and more tweets of the week

Dec 1st 2018, 10:30 AM 2,976 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

'There were many times when she'd come into the house crying... She wanted to walk away from it'
# Long Time Coming
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# Long Time Coming

'There were many times when she'd come into the house crying... She wanted to walk away from it'

Nov 27th 2018, 10:44 PM 25,694 Views 5 Comments

Kellie Harrington came close to packing in boxing less than three years ago, but now she stands on top of the world.

# kellie-harrington - Monday 26 November, 2018

'13 years of blood, sweat and tears': Kellie Harrington returns to Dublin a world champion
# Champion Of The World
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# Champion Of The World

'13 years of blood, sweat and tears': Kellie Harrington returns to Dublin a world champion

Nov 26th 2018, 9:21 PM 17,619 Views 7 Comments

The 29-year-old received a civic reception in Dublin on Monday after securing gold in India over the weekend.

# kellie-harrington - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Champion of the world! Sensational Kellie Harrington seals gold in New Delhi
# Elite
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# Elite

Champion of the world! Sensational Kellie Harrington seals gold in New Delhi

Nov 24th 2018, 12:40 PM 51,879 Views 31 Comments

The Dubliner beat Thailand’s Sudaporn Seesondee in the AIBA World Championships final.

# kellie-harrington - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Going for gold! Harrington books second World Championship final with stunning performance
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Going for gold! Harrington books second World Championship final with stunning performance

Nov 22nd 2018, 12:52 PM 3,595 Views 2 Comments

A class act.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Kellie Harrington bags another World medal as she guarantees bronze in India
# Irish Pride
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# Irish Pride

Kellie Harrington bags another World medal as she guarantees bronze in India

Nov 20th 2018, 10:11 AM 1,600 Views 1 Comment

The Dubliner powered into the semi-finals this morning.

# kellie-harrington - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Kellie Harrington stuns home crowd as she books place in World Championship quarter-finals
# Kellie In Delhi
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# Kellie In Delhi

Kellie Harrington stuns home crowd as she books place in World Championship quarter-finals

Nov 18th 2018, 7:20 PM 4,553 Views 0 Comments

Harrington faces Canada’s Caroline Veyre on Tuesday with a World Championship medal on the line.

# kellie-harrington - Friday 16 November, 2018

Kellie Harrington outclasses Kiwi foe to reach World Championships last 16 in India
# Ireland 1-0 New Zealand
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# Ireland 1-0 New Zealand

Kellie Harrington outclasses Kiwi foe to reach World Championships last 16 in India

Nov 16th 2018, 2:55 PM 1,820 Views 0 Comments

Harrington earned a unanimous decision in her opening bout in New Dehli.

# kellie-harrington - Monday 11 June, 2018

Irish boxers Walsh and Harrington win bronze at European Championships
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Irish boxers Walsh and Harrington win bronze at European Championships

Jun 11th 2018, 4:56 PM 2,717 Views 2 Comments

The pair have both medalled in Sofia after semi-final defeats.

# kellie-harrington - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Ireland's Kelly Harrington within reach of European medal after victory in Bulgaria
# European Championships
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Ireland's Kelly Harrington within reach of European medal after victory in Bulgaria

Jun 7th 2018, 8:25 PM 2,809 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner booked her place at this weekend’s final eight in Sofia with a brilliant win against Czech lightweight Katerina Humlova.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

'It's a world final for me': Broadhurst-Harrington a fitting national decider as boxing returns to RTÉ
# Baby Canelo
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# Baby Canelo

'It's a world final for me': Broadhurst-Harrington a fitting national decider as boxing returns to RTÉ

Feb 20th 2018, 4:56 PM 5,123 Views 0 Comments

Amy Broadhurst and Kellie Harrington will square off in a potential barnburner on a massive night at the National Stadium.

# kellie-harrington - Friday 11 August, 2017

Kellie Harrington oozes class and cruises into EU Championships final
# Kell's Bells
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# Kell's Bells

Kellie Harrington oozes class and cruises into EU Championships final

Aug 11th 2017, 6:43 PM 3,746 Views 3 Comments

Harrington will fight Katie Taylor’s Rio 2016 conqueror, Mira Potkonen, in the final.

# kellie-harrington - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Ireland's Michaela Walsh qualifies for EU Championships final and guarantees a silver medal
# In The Zone
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# In The Zone

Ireland's Michaela Walsh qualifies for EU Championships final and guarantees a silver medal

Aug 9th 2017, 11:51 PM 3,100 Views 2 Comments

The Antrim native will now fight for gold in Saturday’s final.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Irish trio guarantee bronze (at least) on brilliant day at EU Boxing Championships
# Box Clever
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# Box Clever

Irish trio guarantee bronze (at least) on brilliant day at EU Boxing Championships

Aug 8th 2017, 11:16 AM 3,062 Views 0 Comments

Michaela Walsh, Kellie Harrington and Grainne Walsh will all have some extra luggage coming home from Cascia.

# kellie-harrington - Friday 17 February, 2017

Joe Ward bounces back from Rio disappointment with first national title in 3 years
# Boxing
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# Boxing

Joe Ward bounces back from Rio disappointment with first national title in 3 years

Feb 17th 2017, 10:45 PM 6,088 Views 4 Comments

Kellie Harrington was also victorious in Dublin tonight.

# kellie-harrington - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Taylor's replacement Shauna O'Keeffe misses out on medal position at the Europeans
# European Championships
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# European Championships

Taylor's replacement Shauna O'Keeffe misses out on medal position at the Europeans

Nov 19th 2016, 4:52 PM 2,425 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary lightweight lost out to Russia’s Daria Abramova in today’s quarter-final.

# kellie-harrington - Friday 30 September, 2016

World medallist Harrington working as hospital dinner lady to fund training
# Harsh Reality
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# Harsh Reality

World medallist Harrington working as hospital dinner lady to fund training

Sep 30th 2016, 8:00 AM 27,936 Views 38 Comments

The World silver medallist is preparing for next month’s European Championships without any state funding.

# kellie-harrington - Friday 27 May, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Mourinho confirmed, silver medal for Ireland and all today's sport
# Friday
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# Friday

We'll Leave It There So: Mourinho confirmed, silver medal for Ireland and all today's sport

May 27th 2016, 8:26 PM 10,562 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, two changes for Leinster ahead of Saturday’s Pro12 final against Connacht and some good news for Padraig Harrington.

World championship silver for Kellie Harrington after defeat in close-fought final
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# Boxing

World championship silver for Kellie Harrington after defeat in close-fought final

May 27th 2016, 12:13 PM 15,228 Views 14 Comments

Wenlu Yang of China is the new women’s world champion at 64kg.

'She's over the moon but she's not stopping there': Kellie Harrington has her sights set on gold
# Irish Pride
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# Irish Pride

'She's over the moon but she's not stopping there': Kellie Harrington has her sights set on gold

May 27th 2016, 7:30 AM 11,751 Views 8 Comments

Jimmy Halpin is confident that Irish boxing’s newest star can bring home the world title.

# kellie-harrington - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Going for gold! Kellie Harrington books her place in the world championship final
# Silver Service
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# Silver Service

Going for gold! Kellie Harrington books her place in the world championship final

May 26th 2016, 11:33 AM 14,950 Views 20 Comments

Harrington beats Sara Kali to guarantee world championship silver at minimum.

# kellie-harrington - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Kellie Harrington secures AT LEAST a bronze medal with quarter-final win at World Champs
# Medal Mettle
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# Medal Mettle

Kellie Harrington secures AT LEAST a bronze medal with quarter-final win at World Champs

May 24th 2016, 10:50 AM 12,072 Views 8 Comments

Katie Taylor is the only other Irish woman to have won a World Championship medal.