Boxing – European Championships beckon for William Mc Laughlin

Illies Golden Gloves fighter William Mc Laughlin booked his place on the Irish team for next months Elite European Championships in Turkey on Saturday. The Inishowen fighter over came John Joe Joyce 9-8  in the welterweight box off at the National Stadium in Dublin. Major international championships are not strange ground to McLaughlin as he previous competed at the Europeans in Liverpool in 2008 and last years Worlds in Italy. Speaking with Myles Gallagher on Sunday Sport William is looking forward to his trip to  Turkey.