BBC Sport - Good news as Conlan makes Olympics
Good news as Conlan makes Olympics
- From the section Boxing
Commonwealth Games gold medallist Michael Conlan reveals how he discovered he had secured his place at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio.
Conlan, 23, had just won his final World Series of Boxing when team-mate Paddy Barnes raced over with the good news.
"I said you had better not be lying - because that is something he would do," said Conlan who won a bronze at London 2012.