Donegal boxing legend Andy McLaughlin sadly passed away last night.

Andy was President of Illies Golden Gloves Boxing Club and was a well-known and respected figure among the Donegal boxing community.

He served as the club President for 10 years and earlier this year he was presented with an Honorary Life Vice-President Award at the Donegal Boxing Board’s annual awards banquet.

The Illies Golden Gloves Boxing Club extended their sympathies to his family.

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