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IBF intercontinental title on the line as Eric Donovan's big night gets even bigger
Donovan takes on Zelfa Barrett on 14 August in ‘Matchroom Square Garden’.
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Big weekend for Kildare's Donovan as stunning win in Glasgow brings European title shot closer
The Irish champion went 11-0 last night after coaching Tyrone teen sensation Jude Gallagher to a national title on Friday.
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Watch Eric Donovan's 3rd-round knockout on his UK debut as he closes in on a European title shot
The Kildare man moved to 10-0, 7KOs with an impressive stoppage win at the iconic York Hall.
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Kildare get their summer back on track in Belfast with facile qualifier win over Antrim
Adam Tyrrell and Neil Flynn scored 0-15 between them for the Lilywhites.
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'It's back. There's a changing of the guard. Professional boxing is back in Ireland'
Eric ‘Lilywhite Lightning’ Donovan became the new Irish featherweight champion live on TV this evening.
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Dazzling Donovan destroys McAfee to claim Irish title
Donovan stopped McAfee in the fourth round.
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Bottling lightning: Eric Donovan on second chances, proposals and turning pro
The Athy native will take on Stephen McAfee with the Irish Featherweight title on the line tomorrow night.
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'I kind of feel like I was the nearly-man in my career. I don't want to be the nearly-man'
After losing half a year to injury, boxer Eric Donovan is keen to get a European title shot as soon as he can.
# Time to strike
'I’ve no doubts. It’s more curiosity... How good am I?'
Eric Donovan faces a career-biggest test in Dublin’s National Stadium tonight.
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Olympic heartbreak to European dreams: The42 presents The Eric Donovan Story
Eric Donovan never achieved his dream of becoming an Olympian. He now has a new dream, and we’ve been following his journey towards redemption.
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Olympic heartbreak to European dreams: The42 presents The Eric Donovan Story
Eric Donovan never achieved his dream of becoming an Olympian. He now has a new dream, and we’ve been following his journey towards redemption.
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'I've had friends who are locked up and stuff. Sometimes you might feel like 'I'm the lucky one'
Eric ‘Lilywhite Lightning’ Donovan admits he ‘fell off the wagon a few times’, but will fight for his first title next month.
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'Before I knew it, I was in the dressing room with my head in my hands, and it's all over'
Eric Donovan never reached his dream of becoming an Olympian. He now has a new dream, and we’ve been following him on the next step of his journey.
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From Olympic heartbreak to bill-topping professional boxer
Eric “Lilywhite Lightning” Donovan has set his sights on being European champion.