Gunmen Open Fired At A Boxing Weigh In

The Chilling Moment Gunmen Open Fired At A Boxing Weigh In

Published On February 6, 2016 | By Niall Doran | Boxing News

The boxing world is still in shock after yesterday’s sad news that happened in Dublin, Ireland.


At approximately 2.30pm four gunmen entered a hotel in Dublin prior to the boxing show ‘Clash of the Clans’ which has subsequently now been cancelled this weekend.

It is understood one man was killed during the horrific incident that took place where boxing fans and members of the public were present, while two other men were injured.

Footage has emerged of the shocking incident where one moment a boxer is weighing in on the scales, to the next moment the sound of gunshots ring out, leaving members of the public dashing for cover and children screaming.

The moment the chaos happened was caught on camera and uploaded via the Storyful News YouTube account (Warning: Footage may be distressing to some viewers):

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Niall Doran
Founder of Boxing News and Views (@NiallerDoran). Writer at the Huffington Post. Digital marketing guy. Journalist. Irish tech entrepreneur. Avid Yellow M&M's hound. Favourite boxing related quote: "It's the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen." - Muhammad Ali

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