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Baku win for Belfast's Sean McComb

BoxingBy Sean McGoldrick
Sean McComb celebrates his win this morning
Sean McComb celebrates his win this morning

Belfast lightweight Sean McComb has won his opening bout at the European Games in Baku.

McComb had a unanimous 3-0 (29-28; 30-27, 29-28) win over Ukrainian 60kg fighter Tymur Beliak.

He now advances to the last 16 of the tournament.

There are no more Irish boxers in action today.

Irish wrestler Alexander Dolly lost to Spaniard Taimuraz Friev Naskidaeva in the 86kg category of the men's freestyle wrestling.

Tomorrow light flyweight Brendan Irvine and Cavan’s Ceire Smith make their debuts at the boxing ring.