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Home is the hero: Katie Taylor touches down in Dublin

The 25-year-old sealed her fourth world title in a row with a solid 11-7 win over Russian southpaw Sofya Ochigava yesterday.

KATIE TAYLOR WAS given a hero’s welcome when she arrived at Dublin Airport this evening.

The Bray boxer has some extra luggage, of course – the gold medal she won at the world championships in China yesterday morning.

The 25-year-old sealed her fourth world title in a row with a solid 11-7 win over Russian southpaw Sofya Ochigava.

Katie Taylor surrounded by supporters on her return for the world championships. Pic INPHO/Donall Farmer

Taylor with her two-week-old niece, Madeline Hope Taylor Pic: INPHO/Donall Farmer

With the newest medal in her collection.


Pics: INPHO/Donall Farmer

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