Boxing: Kildare's Katelynn Phelan makes it five wins from five

Unanimous points decision for the WIBA, WBF, and WBC Youth welterweight holder

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Co Kildare teenager Katelynn Phelan ready for second professional bout at the Neptune Stadium in Cork tomorrow night

Katelynn Phelan

Ireland and Kildare's youngest professional boxer, Katelynn Phelan, made it five wins from five following a eight-round unanimous decision over Karina Kopinska in Luxembourg on Saturday.

Phelan, captured the  WIBA, WBF, and WBC Youth welterweight in Germany last year and while these were not up for grabs on Saturday, nevertheless it is another big step for the St Brigid's BC fighter against the experienced Kopinska