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#Katie Taylor

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Dublin's Carroll and champion Farmer trade barbs at spicy Philly press conference
# World Title Doubleheader
# World Title Doubleheader

Dublin's Carroll and champion Farmer trade barbs at spicy Philly press conference

Jan 29th 2019, 10:23 PM 6,956 Views 5 Comments

Katie Taylor also spoke in Philadelphia ahead of her world-title unification clash with Rose Volante on the same bill.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 19 January, 2019

'She better be ready for me': Serrano sounds warning to rival Katie Taylor after 40-second KO
# Grudge Match
# Grudge Match

'She better be ready for me': Serrano sounds warning to rival Katie Taylor after 40-second KO

Jan 19th 2019, 1:52 AM 12,321 Views 1 Comment

Now a seven-weight world champion, Amanda Serrano is pencilled in to fight Taylor later this year.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

'Amazing,' 'inspirational',' 'fantastic' - huge praise for Katie Taylor documentary
# Great Watch
# Great Watch

'Amazing,' 'inspirational',' 'fantastic' - huge praise for Katie Taylor documentary

Jan 16th 2019, 12:09 PM 6,628 Views 5 Comments

Michael Conlan and Anthony Daly were among those who paid tribute to ‘Katie’ on RTÉ.

# katie-taylor - Friday 11 January, 2019

It's on: Taylor seals world-title unification clash as Volante signs on the dotted line
# Road To Undisputed
# Road To Undisputed

It's on: Taylor seals world-title unification clash as Volante signs on the dotted line

Jan 11th 2019, 6:26 PM 25,840 Views 22 Comments

WBA and IBF World lightweight champ Katie Taylor will attempt to relieve Rose Volante of her WBO strap in Philadelphia on Patrick’s weekend.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

'She has good morals': Pete Taylor opens up on pre-Rio Olympics split with daughter Katie
# Difficult Times
# Difficult Times

'She has good morals': Pete Taylor opens up on pre-Rio Olympics split with daughter Katie

Jan 9th 2019, 7:15 PM 40,783 Views 8 Comments

‘She said: ‘If you’ve split up with my mother then I don’t want you in my corner”, the trainer recalled to the ‘No Shame’ podcast.

Critically acclaimed 'Katie' film to air on RTÉ and become available in UK next week
# Make The Time
# Make The Time

Critically acclaimed 'Katie' film to air on RTÉ and become available in UK next week

Jan 9th 2019, 4:52 PM 7,576 Views 3 Comments

The documentary will become available on iTunes, Amazon Prime, Sky Store, Microsoft and Google in the UK from Monday.

'The sport of female boxing isn’t Katie Taylor': Serrano frustrated by rival's impact on pro game
# Why Always Katie
# Why Always Katie

'The sport of female boxing isn’t Katie Taylor': Serrano frustrated by rival's impact on pro game

Jan 9th 2019, 1:38 PM 7,940 Views 5 Comments

‘Now that Katie Taylor’s in the sport, now people want to open their minds and their pockets for female fighters. It’s not fair,’ said the six-weight world champ.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 6 January, 2019

John Joe Nevin to join fellow Olympic hero Katie Taylor on huge Patrick's weekend fight card in Philly
# Long Time No See
# Long Time No See

John Joe Nevin to join fellow Olympic hero Katie Taylor on huge Patrick's weekend fight card in Philly

Jan 6th 2019, 6:18 PM 6,953 Views 1 Comment

Unbeaten prospect Nevin, 30, is aiming to ignite his career in 2019 after a stop-start few years.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 3 January, 2019

American promoter working on landmark all-women's pro boxing card this spring
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

American promoter working on landmark all-women's pro boxing card this spring

Jan 3rd 2019, 9:32 PM 7,491 Views 2 Comments

Lou DiBella told BoxingScene that women’s pro boxing card is ‘way beyond its time.’

# katie-taylor - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Taylor paying price for changing the game, but the best must start fighting the best in women's boxing
# Speedbumps
# Speedbumps

Taylor paying price for changing the game, but the best must start fighting the best in women's boxing

Dec 27th 2018, 11:59 PM 30,335 Views 5 Comments

The female fight game is on the rise, but it will flatline if the fights aren’t right. Currently, two fellow champions are pricing themselves out of a scrap with Katie Taylor.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

'I knew I was likely to lose': Wahlstrom salutes 'phenomenal' Taylor in candid statement
# Big Feelings
# Big Feelings

'I knew I was likely to lose': Wahlstrom salutes 'phenomenal' Taylor in candid statement

Dec 19th 2018, 6:33 PM 15,531 Views 2 Comments

‘I called my former coach who trained me for 10 years for his opinion; ‘You’ll lose it,’ he said. ‘I know,’ I said. ‘But I still want to try.”

# katie-taylor - Monday 17 December, 2018

Taylor and Carroll set for Irish boxing world-title doubleheader on St Patrick's weekend
# March Madness
# March Madness

Taylor and Carroll set for Irish boxing world-title doubleheader on St Patrick's weekend

Updated Dec 17th 2018, 9:28 PM 21,877 Views 17 Comments

Katie Taylor and Jono Carroll are expected to fight in a world-title doubleheader in Philadelphia in mid-March.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 16 December, 2018

'It was just a privilege to fight here in Madison Square Garden in front of so many Irish people'
# Unbeaten
# Unbeaten

'It was just a privilege to fight here in Madison Square Garden in front of so many Irish people'

Dec 16th 2018, 1:00 PM 26,613 Views 21 Comments

Katie Taylor successfully defended her WBA and IBF lightweight titles against Eva Wahlstrom last night.

No fairytale of New York for Fielding as Canelo destroys him in three rounds
# Three And Easy
# Three And Easy

No fairytale of New York for Fielding as Canelo destroys him in three rounds

Dec 16th 2018, 5:20 AM 13,841 Views 7 Comments

Saul Alvarez dropped Rocky Fielding in every round en route to victory.

Imperious Taylor lights up Wahlstrom and Madison Square Garden with career-best display
# Dazzling Display
# Dazzling Display

Imperious Taylor lights up Wahlstrom and Madison Square Garden with career-best display

Dec 16th 2018, 1:29 AM 52,334 Views 41 Comments

Taylor dazzled under the MSG lights as she earned a shutout victory over her former rival.

# katie-taylor - Friday 14 December, 2018

Taylor and Wahlstrom safely on weight for world-title showdown at Madison Square Garden

Taylor and Wahlstrom safely on weight for world-title showdown at Madison Square Garden

Dec 14th 2018, 5:45 PM 27,926 Views 7 Comments

Katie Taylor faces her former amateur rival in New York tomorrow night.

'Somebody's 0 has to go' - Katie Taylor braced for MSG debut against familiar foe
# KT
# KT

'Somebody's 0 has to go' - Katie Taylor braced for MSG debut against familiar foe

Dec 14th 2018, 12:29 AM 5,580 Views 2 Comments

The undefeated and unified lightweight champion of the world faces Eva Wahlstrom on Saturday night.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Plotting Katie Taylor's path towards the biggest women's fight of all time in 2019
# Four Major Fights
# Four Major Fights

Plotting Katie Taylor's path towards the biggest women's fight of all time in 2019

Dec 12th 2018, 2:33 PM 16,189 Views 7 Comments

Katie Taylor faces Eva Wahlstrom in a career-biggest test this Saturday, but provided she wins, the fights will only get bigger next year.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Olympic silver medalist John Joe Nevin to return to ring on big weekend for Irish boxers abroad
# Back In Action
# Back In Action

Olympic silver medalist John Joe Nevin to return to ring on big weekend for Irish boxers abroad

Dec 11th 2018, 3:26 PM 4,346 Views 1 Comment

Nevin will aim to go 11-0 against a Nicaraguan journeyman in a bid to build momentum ahead of a crucial 2019.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Wahlstrom 'ready to do some thrashing' as Katie Taylor showdown is confirmed
# Old Rivals
# Old Rivals

Wahlstrom 'ready to do some thrashing' as Katie Taylor showdown is confirmed

Dec 4th 2018, 5:58 PM 11,845 Views 4 Comments

Katie Taylor vs Eva Wahlstrom has been confirmed for the Canelo-Fielding card at MSG later this month.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Taylor set for serious step up against former amateur rival at Madison Square Garden next month
# Finnishing What They Started
# Finnishing What They Started

Taylor set for serious step up against former amateur rival at Madison Square Garden next month

Nov 29th 2018, 3:30 PM 21,166 Views 6 Comments

A full 13 years after they met in the European Championships final, Katie Taylor and Eva Wahlstrom will put it all on the line again.

# katie-taylor - Friday 16 November, 2018

Katie Taylor to make Madison Square Garden debut on Canelo card next month
# Thank U Next
# Thank U Next

Katie Taylor to make Madison Square Garden debut on Canelo card next month

Nov 16th 2018, 7:28 PM 4,437 Views 1 Comment

Taylor’s team are in talks with several prospective opponents ahead of next month’s marquee event in New York.

US star Shields sees herself and Katie Taylor as neck-and-neck atop pound-for-pound rankings
# High Praise Indeed
# High Praise Indeed

US star Shields sees herself and Katie Taylor as neck-and-neck atop pound-for-pound rankings

Nov 16th 2018, 1:55 PM 3,214 Views 2 Comments

The two-time Olympic gold medalist and two-weight unified world champion is a longtime admirer of the Bray woman.

# katie-taylor - Friday 2 November, 2018

'Katie hasn’t seen the film. She says she looks forward to watching it when she retires'
# Fly On The Wall
# Fly On The Wall

'Katie hasn’t seen the film. She says she looks forward to watching it when she retires'

Nov 2nd 2018, 2:03 PM 20,335 Views 29 Comments

Award-winning director Ross Whitaker on worries about doing an Irish trailblazer’s story justice and discovering her ‘unusual charisma’.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Danny Jacobs wins on a split, Heather Hardy finally becomes world champ in New York
# New Champs
# New Champs

Danny Jacobs wins on a split, Heather Hardy finally becomes world champ in New York

Oct 28th 2018, 11:19 AM 6,362 Views 1 Comment

Danny Jacobs picked up the IBF middleweight strap with a hard-fought win over Ukrainian standout Sergiy Derevyanchenko.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 27 October, 2018

Taylor superfight in the works as Hearn set to sign six-weight world champion Serrano
# Nowhere To Hide
# Nowhere To Hide

Taylor superfight in the works as Hearn set to sign six-weight world champion Serrano

Oct 27th 2018, 12:00 PM 23,860 Views 9 Comments

Taylor’s rival, Amanda Serrano, is set to become her Matchroom stablemate with a view to making a massive women’s bout in 2019.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Mayer: Time must be right for Taylor fight 'because it'd be a shame if the world wasn't watching'
# In Your Own Time
# In Your Own Time

Mayer: Time must be right for Taylor fight 'because it'd be a shame if the world wasn't watching'

Oct 24th 2018, 7:44 PM 13,508 Views 4 Comments

US boxing prospect Mikaela Mayer remains on a collision course with Katie Taylor, but is in no rush to face the Irishwoman.

'For the first time, maybe, people will see the real me - get to know my real personality'
# Must-See
# Must-See

'For the first time, maybe, people will see the real me - get to know my real personality'

Oct 24th 2018, 4:58 PM 27,567 Views 19 Comments

Katie Taylor and director Ross Whitaker talk to The42 about their already critically-acclaimed upcoming documentary.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 21 October, 2018

'I expected a lot more': Taylor frustrated by negative Serrano and hopes her sister shows up for a scrap
# All Too Easy
# All Too Easy

'I expected a lot more': Taylor frustrated by negative Serrano and hopes her sister shows up for a scrap

Oct 21st 2018, 9:20 AM 15,190 Views 4 Comments

‘I’d rather be knocked out while giving it my all than just survive for the 10 rounds,’ admitted a dissatisfied Katie Taylor.

Taylor toys with tough Cindy Serrano to retain titles in Boston as a 'Notorious' fan watches on
# Boxing Lesson
# Boxing Lesson

Taylor toys with tough Cindy Serrano to retain titles in Boston as a 'Notorious' fan watches on

Oct 21st 2018, 4:57 AM 54,457 Views 24 Comments

Taylor tormented Serrano for 10 rounds en route to a shutout victory.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Boom-Boom Kennedy and the magic behind the Celtic Warrior gym
# Fighting Irish
# Fighting Irish

Boom-Boom Kennedy and the magic behind the Celtic Warrior gym

Oct 20th 2018, 10:00 AM 9,793 Views 3 Comments

Garda Niall Kennedy will fight in Boston this weekend along with fellow Irish boxers Katie Taylor, Sean McComb and James Tennyson.

Hearn eyeing December Canelo card and 'superfights' for Taylor provided she passes Boston test
# Star Quality
# Star Quality

Hearn eyeing December Canelo card and 'superfights' for Taylor provided she passes Boston test

Oct 20th 2018, 7:00 AM 4,038 Views 1 Comment

Eddie Hearn also admitted that tonight’s title fight between his US recruit Tevin Farmer and Ireland’s James Tennyson ‘could go either way’.

# katie-taylor - Friday 19 October, 2018

Taylor, Tennyson and respective opponents make weight for Irish world title doubleheader
# Titletown
# Titletown

Taylor, Tennyson and respective opponents make weight for Irish world title doubleheader

Oct 19th 2018, 8:00 PM 21,863 Views 18 Comments

Tennyson came in smack bang on the 130-pound limit for his first ever world title fight, while Taylor comfortably made 135 as per usual.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 18 October, 2018

The trailer for the new Katie Taylor documentary is here and it looks magnificent
# Katie Trailer
# Katie Trailer

The trailer for the new Katie Taylor documentary is here and it looks magnificent

Oct 18th 2018, 5:05 PM 20,723 Views 14 Comments

‘KATIE’ hits Irish cinemas on 26 October.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Pound-for-pound queen willing to drop weight to face 'amazing' Katie Taylor in historic women's fight
# What A Fight
# What A Fight

Pound-for-pound queen willing to drop weight to face 'amazing' Katie Taylor in historic women's fight

Oct 17th 2018, 12:00 PM 41,958 Views 14 Comments

If the price was right, Cecilia Braekhus would even relinquish her four world title belts for a groundbreaking fight with Taylor.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Taylor baffled by 'mentally fragile' rival Amanda Serrano, but must first deal with her big sister in Boston
# Pulling No Punches
# Pulling No Punches

Taylor baffled by 'mentally fragile' rival Amanda Serrano, but must first deal with her big sister in Boston

Oct 16th 2018, 6:35 AM 36,767 Views 5 Comments

‘It’s a stupid time for her to go into MMA and claim there’s no money involved in women’s boxing,’ says Katie Taylor of Amanda Serrano.

# katie-taylor - Monday 15 October, 2018

Five years after his world 'shattered around him' in the ring, Tennyson fights for the world title in Boston
# Turn Up For The Books
# Turn Up For The Books

Five years after his world 'shattered around him' in the ring, Tennyson fights for the world title in Boston

Oct 15th 2018, 7:00 AM 14,754 Views 1 Comment

On 19 October 2013, Ireland’s James Tennyson was stopped by a 2-64-5 Latvian journeyman. On 20 October 2018, he fights for the world title at Boston’s TD Garden.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 18 August, 2018

'Katie's not improving... She's definitely stoppable, and my hands are made to do exactly that'
# Taylor's Bunion
# Taylor's Bunion

'Katie's not improving... She's definitely stoppable, and my hands are made to do exactly that'

Aug 18th 2018, 3:07 PM 40,715 Views 30 Comments

Jessica McCaskill, who gave Katie Taylor a torrid time of it last Christmas, is back in pursuit of the champion.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Serrano bids to join Pacquiao and De La Hoya as 6-weight champ before inevitable Katie clash
# All-timer
# All-timer

Serrano bids to join Pacquiao and De La Hoya as 6-weight champ before inevitable Katie clash

Aug 9th 2018, 7:22 PM 5,646 Views 2 Comments

Amanda Serrano will fight to join boxing royalty in September ahead of a potentially seminal women’s fight with Katie Taylor.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Katie Taylor to fight at the home of the Boston Celtics after change of plans from promoter Hearn
# Titletown
# Titletown

Katie Taylor to fight at the home of the Boston Celtics after change of plans from promoter Hearn

Updated Aug 8th 2018, 11:28 PM 10,230 Views 4 Comments

Though originally scheduled for 6 October in Chicago, Taylor will instead face Serrano in front of an Irish-heavy crowd on the East Coast.