KING OF THE GYPSIES SHOT; 'Boxer' lured to pub by gunmen.JIMMY 'The Boxer' Quinn Quinn or O'Quinn is a surname of Irish origin. It comes from the original Irish name Ó Cuinn, ie descendants of Conn. It means wisdom or chief. McDonagh, Ireland's King of the Travellers, has been shot in a punishment-style attack in his local pub.
Bare-knuckle bare-knuck·le or bare-knuck·led
Without gloves: boxers fighting bare-knuckle.
1. Wearing no gloves: an undefeated bare-knuckle champion. fighter Quinn McDonagh was lured to The Spinning Wheel spinning wheel
Early machine for turning textile fibre into thread or yarn, which was then woven into cloth on a loom. The spinning wheel was probably invented in India, though its origins are unclear. It reached Europe via the Middle East in the Middle Ages. bar in Dundalk, Co Louth, where five hooded hood·ed
1. Covered with or having a hood.
2. Shaped like a hood, cowl, or similar covering.
a. Having coloration or a crest suggesting a hood.
b. men invited him to go with them.
When he refused, he was forced to the floor and shot once in the back of his leg.
A second shot was fired but missed as Quinn McDonagh, bleeding heavily from the bullet wound, struggled to his feet in an attempt to escape.
He was last night recovering in hospital as detectives investigated what appeared to be a motiveless attack on the man who can earn up to pounds 20,000 a fight.