BBC Sport - Michael Conlan: I know I will be Olympic champion
'I know I will be Olympic champion'
- From the section Boxing
Ireland's world amateur bantamweight champion Michael Conlon says that he "knows I will be Olympic champion" after his victory in Doha.
The 23-year-old Ireland team captain beat Murodjon Akhmadaliev of Uzbekistan on a unanimous points decision.
Conlon felt "teary eyed" on collecting his medal and is still "completely in shock" at becoming Ireland's first amateur world champion.