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#Katie Taylor

# katie-taylor - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Katie Taylor set to fight IBF champion in New York unification bout

The Bray woman will take on Victoria Bustos of Argentina, who was previously considered to be the most likely opponent for the fight.

# katie-taylor - Monday 15 January, 2018

Katie Taylor's Dublin homecoming fight off the cards as America comes calling

Katie Taylor will fight at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York on 28 April as her bid to break America begins.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 13 January, 2018

'She got away with absolute f**king murder!' The day Katie Taylor took on the boys of Ballyfermot Cherry Blossom This post contains videos

'She got away with absolute f**king murder!' The day Katie Taylor took on the boys of Ballyfermot

Though her excellence on the football field has been overshadowed by her boxing prowess, a recent viral video clip conjured special memories.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Katie Taylor's Dublin homecoming fight almost over the line as Hearn reveals date

Taylor’s long awaited professional bow in this country is close to being finalised for 14 April.

# katie-taylor - Monday 8 January, 2018

Golden footage of 12-year-old Katie Taylor putting in a crunching tackle emerges Born Winner This post contains videos

Golden footage of 12-year-old Katie Taylor putting in a crunching tackle emerges

Ireland’s world champion boxer was facing DDSL heavyweights Cherry Orchard back in 1998.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Pro boxing no longer a man's world as Taylor and Hearn lead movement with different motives

Katie Taylor is changing the game again, and the Irish people will have a major role to play in her efforts.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Katie Taylor hits back at 'absolutely clueless' BBC boxing analysts after criticism

Mike Costello and Steve Bunce were unimpressed by the Bray native’s performance against Jessica McCaskill.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 21 December, 2017

McGregor-Mayweather fight voted the most memorable Irish sporting moment of 2017

Katie Taylor produced the greatest Irish sporting achievement.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Taylor earned 'substantial six-figure sum' in London, but has never signed for Hearn

Katie Taylor’s deal with Eddie Hearn is bound only by a handshake, but it’s paying dividends for both.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 14 December, 2017

'I want to continue making history in this sport. I want all the belts'

Katie Taylor has set her sights on her fellow lightweight beltholders as a defining 2018 beckons.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Katie Taylor dominates brave Jessica McCaskill to retain her world title

Taylor was heavily tested by the impressive Jessica McCaskill, but passed with flying colours.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

'May the best fighter win': No weight trouble in London as Taylor and McCaskill gear up for war

Katie Taylor and Jessica McCaskill both comfortably made weight for their world title clash.

'Imagine the atmosphere when Katie walks out in Dublin. I think that's where we take it to the next level'

Eddie Hearn already has some all-Irish clashes in mind for Katie Taylor’s homecoming, which he’s eyeing up for April.

# katie-taylor - Monday 11 December, 2017

'If you watch an actual Katie fight, there are a lot of mistakes': Taylor defends title this Wednesday

Katie Taylor defends her WBA World lightweight title in London on Wednesday.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

It's on: Katie Taylor to defend world title versus American champ McCaskill next month

The Irishwoman will make her first defence in London’s York Hall on Wednesday 13 December.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 4 November, 2017

'I'm really, really bad at trash-talking. She'll win that, but it's who wins in the ring that counts'

‘Britain’s latest world champion’ Katie Taylor laughs off another Sky slip as she prepares for a rapid first defence.

# katie-taylor - Friday 3 November, 2017

'Tell Katie to heal up so we can get to it': McCaskill hellbent on shocking Taylor in December

Having called Katie Taylor out for the bones of a year, Chicago’s Jessica McCaskill is on the brink of landing her dream fight.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

'I look forward to the day I step into the ring with Jessica, seriously. She hasn't left me alone!' Put Up Or Shut Up This post contains videos

'I look forward to the day I step into the ring with Jessica, seriously. She hasn't left me alone!'

After a year of call-outs, Katie Taylor hopes Jessica McCaskill answers the call for a December world title showdown.

'The big homecoming, March or April. That's the plan: to unify the division in Ireland'

Katie Taylor intends to unify her division on home soil next spring.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Katie Taylor will headline in England in December for her first world title defence

Taylor will defend her title in the first women’s fight ever to headline a Sky Sports boxing broadcast.

# katie-taylor - Monday 30 October, 2017

'I can’t wait for Anthony Joshua to be on my undercard!': Taylor has her belt, and no rival is safe

The new WBA World lightweight champion intends to fight all of the division’s big names.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 29 October, 2017

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite sporting pics of the week

It’s been another entertaining and eventful seven days of sport.

From The Daily Edge Colin Farrell dropped in to wish Katie Taylor luck before her world title bout last night The Old One Two

Colin Farrell dropped in to wish Katie Taylor luck before her world title bout last night

Must have worked, because she’s now a world champ.

From President Higgins and Leo Varadkar pay tribute to 'Irish sporting legend' Katie Taylor World Champ

President Higgins and Leo Varadkar pay tribute to 'Irish sporting legend' Katie Taylor

The 31-year-old Bray boxer became a professional world champion last night.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Katie Taylor dominates Anahi Sanchez to win her first world title as a professional

Katie Taylor is champion of the world.

'Maybe when she becomes world champion, she might find problems down the line'

Katie Taylor is looking to follow in the footsteps of Christina McMahon and Deirdre Gogarty and win a professional world title.

# katie-taylor - Friday 27 October, 2017

Sanchez misses weight on second attempt but world title bout with Taylor goes ahead

Only Katie Taylor can win the WBA World lightweight title tomorrow night.

'Katie Taylor will win her world title in 6-8 rounds' - Andy Lee

The former WBO middleweight title holder joined us on Close Calls to discuss the bout.

Katie Taylor preparing for 'rough and rugged' battle in title fight

Taylor faces Anahi Esther Sanchez this weekend in her quest to claim the WBA lightweight title.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 26 October, 2017

'It will be a dark and rainy night for Katie': Sanchez vows to destroy Taylor's title dream

Anahi Esther Sanchez defends her WBA World lightweight title against Katie Taylor on Saturday.

'Sanchez is a good champion and that’s what Katie wanted - a real challenge'

Near sell-out crowd of between 70-80,000 expected in Cardiff’s Principality Stadium.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

'It's a bit more nerve-racking but these are the kind of fights that I dream of'

Katie Taylor is relishing her World title shot in Cardiff this weekend.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 14 September, 2017

'It's only going to get bigger and bigger': Katie says winning pro title would be as good as gold

Undefeated Taylor faces Anahi Esther Sanchez in Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on 28 October.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Katie Taylor fight against Holly Holm 'a strong possibility' amid huge interest from American TV

Taylor’s manager Brian Peters also said her title fight next month may delay a homecoming bout until 2018.

# katie-taylor - Monday 11 September, 2017

Katie Taylor has world title fight confirmed versus two-weight champ from Argentina

WBA champ Anahi Esther Sanchez [17-2, 9KOs] lies in wait for the Bray woman.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Anthony Joshua's next fight confirmed, but no news yet on Katie Taylor's world title shot

Joshua will take on Bulgarian opponent Kubrat Pulev on 28 October.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Katie Taylor could be in line for huge fight against MMA superstar Holly Holm

Promoter Eddie Hearn floated the idea of another big ‘crossover’ bout following success of McGregor v Mayweather.

# katie-taylor - Friday 18 August, 2017

Taylor's world title shot set for Joshua undercard, Hearn denies approaching Frampton

The Bray native had looked set to fight in London early next month, but the plan may now change.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Mayweather boss keen to work with Katie Taylor, but she won't be on undercard of McGregor fight

The Bray boxer instead looks set to fight in London in September and Las Vegas in November

# katie-taylor - Monday 31 July, 2017

'I felt like Katie disrespected women's one's reached out to us at all'

Ricardo Ramos, manager of American number one and World number three Jessica McCaskill, didn’t take kindly to Katie Taylor’s comments about her lack of willing opponents.

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