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# katie-taylor - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

'Send him back to Ireland' - A new documentary looks at Billy Walsh's rocky start in America Irish Abroad This post contains videos

'Send him back to Ireland' - A new documentary looks at Billy Walsh's rocky start in America

The boxing coach previously guided Team Ireland to a number of medals at the Olympics.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

From Poll: Has Michael Conlan's boxing defeat affected how you view the Olympics? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Has Michael Conlan's boxing defeat affected how you view the Olympics?

Conlan lost to Russian Vladimir Nikitin in the bantamweight quarter-final in controversial circumstances after appearing to dominate the bout.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Redemption for Annalise, Conlan outrage and all today's sport

Plus, Ireland’s Oliver Dingley makes history as he qualifies for the final of the men’s springboard.

'You can't win better' - Resigned Zaur Antia baffled by judges' verdicts

The Team Ireland coach reckons Irish boxers have been victims of bad decisions.

Hotline Rings Ep. 8: Heartbreak for Katie Taylor, Rio's own Jesse Owens

Sinead O’Carroll joins us with the latest news and analysis from Rio.

What happened to Katie Taylor?

Ireland’s nightmare week in the ring goes from bad to worse as champion crashes out.

# katie-taylor - Monday 15 August, 2016

'This is a surprise but not a total surprise' - We got the view from Finland on Katie Taylor's defeat

The42′s Niall Kelly caught up with journalist Esa Lilja to get a bit more insight into the woman who shattered the Bray fighter’s Olympic dreams.

From 'She's still number one to us': Katie will get a warm welcome home in Bray, locals say Sporting Hero

'She's still number one to us': Katie will get a warm welcome home in Bray, locals say

Hopes were high as some 5,000 people gathered in Taylor’s home town today. She’s still a hero in Bray.

'Beating Taylor is not my greatest moment - that's still to come'

‘Awesome’ to finally turn the tables on Taylor, says Mira Potkonen.

'It wasn't close. It was a shocking decision' - Katie Taylor's camp are absolutely raging

Katie’s Olympic reign comes to an end in shock defeat.

Heartbroken Katie Taylor: I should be beating those girls, I don't know what to say about it Rio 2016 This post contains videos

Heartbroken Katie Taylor: I should be beating those girls, I don't know what to say about it

The Bray boxer’s Olympic campaign is over after just one fight.

From The Daily Edge 11 tweets that simply say 'Katie will always be a legend' Still A Hero

Bitter disappointment for Ireland as Katie Taylor crashes out of Rio Olympics

The London gold medallist lost on split decision to Finland’s Mira Potkonen.

Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 10

There’s plenty of Irish interest to keep up-to-date with in Brazil today.

The life of Katie: Four years on from London, Ireland's golden girl faces her greatest challenge

Katie Taylor begins her Olympic campaign later with questions over the air of invincibility she’s held for so long.

'Class is permanent' - No doubts in Irish camp as Katie opens her Olympic defence

Taylor ready to draw a line under shock defeats as she goes for gold again.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Olympic medal predictions, the return of Caster Semenya and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, how Kurt Angle won an Olympic gold medal ‘with a broken freakin’ neck’.

# katie-taylor - Monday 1 August, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Katie Taylor

Ireland’s only defending gold medallist will look to repeat her success in Rio.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

'No-one will ever come close to him': How Ali's philosophy still guides Katie Taylor

Taylor’s confidence unshaken as she sets her sights on a second Olympic gold medal.

# katie-taylor - Monday 6 June, 2016

The Irish boxing club where a young Conor McGregor learned to fight

Damien Murphy chats to The42 about the prestigious Crumlin Boxing Club.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 26 May, 2016

World's End! Katie Taylor suffers shock defeat in world championship semis

Bronze for Taylor as her bid for a sixth straight world title falls short.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Rio, here I come! Katie Taylor has qualified for the Olympic Games

“Dream come true” as Taylor beats Victoria Torres by unanimous decision.

Kellie Harrington secures AT LEAST a bronze medal with quarter-final win at World Champs

Katie Taylor is the only other Irish woman to have won a World Championship medal.

# katie-taylor - Monday 23 May, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: United sack van Gaal, Connacht mind games and all today's sport

Also, Marc Wilson has been ruled out of this summer’s European Championship due to injury.

Katie Taylor is now just one win away from Olympic qualification

The 2012 gold medallist cruised through her last-16 bout at the World Boxing Championships this afternoon.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Grainne Walsh is one win away from a World Boxing Championship medal

Offaly fighter scored unanimous decision win against Hanna Solecka.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Katie Taylor 2 wins away from Rio after convincing start to World Championships

The Bray boxer must reach the semi-finals in Astana.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Will Katie qualify for the Olympics? All eyes on Taylor as World Championships begin

Cavan’s Ceire Smith lost on the opening day in Astana.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 14 May, 2016

‘Female athletes are having to take pay cuts to go professional’

Sarah Shephard speaks to The42 about the challenges facing women in sport.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Katie Taylor bounces back from shock defeat with typically dominant performance

Attention now turns to next month’s world championships.

# katie-taylor - Friday 15 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Katie slumps to shock defeat, Man City draw Real and today's sport

Elsewhere, Connacht, Munster and Ulster name their teams for this weekend’s Pro12 games.

'It wasn't my day,' admits disappointed Katie Taylor

The Bray native was stunned after suffering her first defeat since 2011 earlier this afternoon.

Katie Taylor suffers first loss since 2011 and will have to wait to secure Olympic place

The Bray boxer must now compete at the World Championships in Astana to qualify for this summer’s Games.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Katie Taylor on the brink of Olympic qualification, Darren O'Neill goes out at the quarter-finals

The 2012 gold medallist came through her European Olympic qualifying quarter-final in Turkey and there were mixed fortunes for the rest of Team Ireland.

# katie-taylor - Monday 11 April, 2016

Katie Taylor wins on a good day for Ireland at the Olympic boxing qualifiers

Four Irish fighters took a step closer to Rio today.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

These 9 Irish boxers will be fighting for Olympic qualification next month

Irish squad training in Italy ahead of European Olympic qualifier in Turkey.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Billy Walsh sets USA on their way as all three of his team are fancied to qualify for Rio

Lightweight Mikaela Mayer has emerged as a credible Olympic rival to Katie Taylor, while old foe Adriana Araujo will represent the host country.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

42 of the most talented current Irish female athletes

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most accomplished current stars of Irish sport.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 25 February, 2016

‘You haven’t seen the best of me yet’ – Katie’s burning desire for success still alive

The five-time world champion wants to make more history and add to her legacy in 2016.

‘I’d love to box for a world professional title but I don’t know if that’s going to be after Rio’

The Bray boxer hasn’t ruled out the possibility of turning pro.

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