GALLERY: Ireland beat England in the National Stadium

Three Irish Olympians were part of the seven-person team on Friday night

BY Daniel Kelly 11:30 Saturday 17 December 2016, 11:30 17 Dec 2016

England's Ishmail Khan (blue) in action against Ireland's Brendan Irvine (red) Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Ireland's boxers concluded their 2016 international campaign, by beating England in an international at the National Stadium on Friday night.

Led by 2016 Olympians Brendan Irvine and Steven Donnelly, Ireland won five of the seven matches on front of the Dublni crowd. There were wins for Irvine, Stephen McKenna, Moira McElligott, Sean McComb and Donnelly while London 2012 Olympian Darren O'Neill and Emmett Brennan lost.

The Irish team. Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

England's Louis Richardson (blue) in action against Ireland's Steven Donnelly (red). Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

England's Raven Chapman (blue) in action against Ireland's Moira McElligott (red). Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

England's Mason Smith (blue) in action against Ireland's Sean McComb (red). Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Results from the international match

52kg Brendan Irvine (Ireland) beat Ishmail Khan (England) 2-1

56kg Stephen McKenna (Ireland) beat Louis Lynn (England) 2-1

57kg Moira McElligott (Ireland) beat Raven Chapman (England) 2-1

64kg Sean McComb (Ireland) beat Mason Smith (England) 3-0

75kg Steven Donnelly (Ireland) beat Lewis Richardson (England) 3-0

81kg George Crotty (England) beat Emmett Brennan (Ireland) 3-0

91kg Chevron Clarke (England) beat Darren O’Neill (England) 3-0

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