He lost out on a split decision last night.
His quarter final bout is tonight from 7pm.
Darren is in action in the evening session of the fights programme today.
The Paulstown boxer is in Assisi in Italy this week as part of a training camp ahead of the European Olympic qualifiers...
The fights begin on Friday.
Both fighters are part of the Irish squad hoping to qualify for the World Youth Championships in St. Petersberg later this year.
The rankings were announced this week.
He's in action this Saturday
The local man has been involved with the sport for 72 years.
Boxers Darren O'Neill and Clare Grace speak to KCLR ahead of their respective boxing title defences this weekend.