IT'S OFFICIAL: Sinainn Glynn is the Offaly Sports Star of the Year for 2018

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IT'S OFFICIAL: Sinainn Glynn is the Offaly Sports Star of the Year for 2018

IT'S OFFICIAL: Sinainn Glynn is the Offaly Sports Star of the Year for 2018

European boxing silver medalist Sinainn Glynn has been presented with her Offaly Sports Stat of the Year award for 2018 by title sponsor Guy Clothing.

Thousands of votes were cast over the period of a week following the turn of year, and when lines closed, Cloghan's Sinainn Glynn came out on top with a massive 42% of the vote.

2017 champion Kevin Keyes put up a good fight to finish second in defence of his title on 32% while Ryan Dunne was third with a 7% share.

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Sinainn won the October sports star vote having secured a silver medal at the EUBC Junior European Boxing Championships in Russia.

Glynn overcame a distinct height disadvantage in her silver medal bout, but the 60kg fighter landed a series of powerful shots to win unanimously. She just lost out on gold in her final fight in Russia. 

Sinainn is now officially the Offaly Sports Star of the Year for 2018.