Aidan Walsh is racing against the clock to recover in time for his Olympic semi-final boxing battle after breaking his ankle celebrating his last victory.
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After defeating Mauritian Clair Merven in the quarterfinals, the Belfast-born boxer has already won a medal in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
On Sunday, the welterweight will face Team GB’s Pat McCormack in the semi-finals. The two fs are
Walsh has enough time to recuperate, according to the Irish camp, and the Ireland Olympic Committee said in a statement that the 24-year-old had sustained a minor sprain but was looking forward to his battle on Sunday.
The amount to which Walsh’s ankle recovers will be critical to the semi-outcome. final’s.