Paddy Barnes

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Patrick Barnes, more commonly known as Paddy Barnes, (b. 9 April 1987) is an Irish amateur boxer from Belfast, Northern Ireland. He is a two-time Olympic medalist, winning a bronze medal for Ireland in the light-flyweight division at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China and a second bronze medal in the Light flyweight class at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Olympic Games Results

2008 Bronze medalist (as a Light flyweight)

2012 Bronze medalist (as a Light flyweight)

World Amateur Championships Results

2007 (in Chicago, United States, Quarter-finalist as a Light flyweight)

2009 (in Milan, Italy as a Light flyweight)

2011 (in Baku, Azerbaijan as a Light flyweight)

2013 (in Almaty, Kazakhstan, Quarter-finalist as a Flyweight)

Other Amateur Highlights

  • 2010 European Championships Gold medalist (in Moscow, Russia as a Light flyweight)
  • 2010 Commonwealth Games Gold medalist (in New Delhi, India as a Light flyweight)
  • 2013 European Championships Silver medalist (in Minsk, Belarus as a Light flyweight)