Michael Conlan is through to the final of the European Championships

Michael Conlan
Michael Conlan

Michael Conlan is through to the final of the European Championships after winning his semi-final in Bulgaria on Friday.

The Belfast bantamweight defeated Francesco Maietta on Friday afternoon to book a place in Saturday’s decider.

Conlan will now face Qais Ashfaq - a fighter he beat in the recent Commonwealth Games, in the final.