Five boxers set to compete in upcoming Eindhoven Box Cup

By 16th May 2024News

FIVE boxers from the GB Boxing squad will compete in this week’s Eindhoven Box Cup in Holland from 18th-20th May 2024.

The squad is comprised of four women and one man from both the podium and academy squads.

Included in the travelling squad is Ivy-Jane Smith, Lauren Mackie and Olivia Holmes, all of whom were crowned champions at last month’s England Boxing National Amateur Championships held in Derby.

Completing the team is Kelsey Oakley and Isaac Okoh who will hoping to continue where they left off in their last outings, having both won gold at the Gee Bee and Socikas respectively.

All five boxers will represent England at the world championships.  The full team is:

Boxer Weight Class Country
Kelsey Oakley Light-flyweight – 50kg (F) England
Ivy-Jane Smith Bantamweight – 54kg (F) England
Lauren Mackie Bantamweight – 54kg (F) England
Olivia Holmes Featherweight – 57kg (F) England
Isaac Okoh Heavyweight – 92kg (M) England

The results of all the bouts involving boxers from Great Britain will be posted on GB Boxing’s social media channels and at www.gbboxing.org.uk.