On Friday night, March 23rd, Ireland versus the USA in a white coillar
amateur boxing showdown.
The friday night fight is a fundraiser (organised by Mark Porter(Cockhill) with help from Eamon
KellyBallymagan), Paddy Mc Devitt (Fintown) and Kevin Doherty(Carndonagh) for the Dana Farber Cancer Foundation.
A host of charachters from both sides of the Atlantic are taking part.
Flying the flag for Donegal are:
Eamon Kelly, Ballymagan: Neil Doherty, Rashenny: Daniel Friel, Urris:
Paddy Mc Laughlin, Cockhill: Michael Mc Bride, Carrigart: Mark Porter,
Cockhill: Brian Boyce, Carrigart: Denise Trimble, Glenties:Chuck O
Donnell, Drumfries: Aaron Deery, Buncranna: Stephen Lafferty, Glengad.
The event is taking place at The Marina Bay Sports Complex, 260
Victory Road, Quincy. Doors open at 7pm , first bout at 7.30pm.
Training has commenced on Tuesday and Thursday evenings on Malibu
beach, Dorchester at 7pm.