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#Katie Taylor

# katie-taylor - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Olympic re-run up in smoke as Natasha Jonas suffers shock stoppage defeat to former Katie Taylor foe
# Upset Of The Year
# Upset Of The Year

Olympic re-run up in smoke as Natasha Jonas suffers shock stoppage defeat to former Katie Taylor foe

Aug 4th 2018, 11:00 PM 15,086 Views 2 Comments

Taylor and Jonas clashed in a humdinger at London 2012, but a re-run in the pro ranks might have been spurned.

'Anyone who does even five minutes' research will see there are big fights out there for Katie'
# Warpath
# Warpath

'Anyone who does even five minutes' research will see there are big fights out there for Katie'

Aug 4th 2018, 10:00 AM 16,195 Views 8 Comments

Suggestions that women’s boxing lacks talent have left Brian Peters incredulous, but Katie Taylor’s manager has some choice words for a few of her prospective opponents.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 2 August, 2018

'She's got to fight in Ireland': Sky chief to push for Katie homecoming fight and 'festival'
# Back To Cork
# Back To Cork

'She's got to fight in Ireland': Sky chief to push for Katie homecoming fight and 'festival'

Aug 2nd 2018, 7:26 AM 20,308 Views 18 Comments

Adam Smith tells The42 that he’ll ‘work hard’ for a massive Katie Taylor fight in Millstreet or somewhere similar if it can’t be made in Dublin.

# katie-taylor - Monday 30 July, 2018

Pete Taylor is suing the Sunday World newspaper
# Courts
From TheJournal.ie
# Courts

Pete Taylor is suing the Sunday World newspaper

Jul 30th 2018, 4:38 PM 67,060 Views 0 Comments

Taylor, who was shot in an early-morning attack on his Bray boxing club in early June, launched the proceedings last Friday.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 29 July, 2018

'You're living my dream': Classy Connor shares reverence for Taylor in champion's changing room
# Icon
# Icon

'You're living my dream': Classy Connor shares reverence for Taylor in champion's changing room

Jul 29th 2018, 8:40 PM 18,090 Views 13 Comments

Connor didn’t hide her admiration for Taylor as the fighters embraced following the Irishwoman’s third-round victory.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Katie Taylor obliterates overmatched Kimberly Connor to defend world titles
# And Still...
# And Still...

Katie Taylor obliterates overmatched Kimberly Connor to defend world titles

Jul 28th 2018, 9:45 PM 74,277 Views 51 Comments

It’s onto Chicago for Taylor, whose record as a professional improves to 10-0, 5KOs.

# katie-taylor - Friday 27 July, 2018

Katie Taylor weighs in ripped and ready to defend world titles in London
# Fighting Fit
# Fighting Fit

Katie Taylor weighs in ripped and ready to defend world titles in London

Jul 27th 2018, 6:13 PM 63,807 Views 16 Comments

Dublin’s Craig O’Brien was also looking sharp as he weighed in for his career-biggest test versus Liverpudlian Olympian Anthony Fowler.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Cindy Serrano claims Katie Taylor is scared to fight her sister ahead of October scrap
# Wham Bam Thank You Fam
# Wham Bam Thank You Fam

Cindy Serrano claims Katie Taylor is scared to fight her sister ahead of October scrap

Jul 19th 2018, 9:40 PM 11,528 Views 2 Comments

The elder Serrano sister will aim to derail Taylor’s best laid plans in October.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

In the city of Chicago! Katie Taylor announced for October bout
# Onwards
# Onwards

In the city of Chicago! Katie Taylor announced for October bout

Jul 17th 2018, 8:08 PM 5,867 Views 0 Comments

The 32-year-old will fight Puerto Rican Cindy Serrano.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Katie Taylor to defend world titles against American veteran in London
# Back To Business
# Back To Business

Katie Taylor to defend world titles against American veteran in London

Jun 13th 2018, 1:04 PM 5,226 Views 4 Comments

Taylor will face Kimberly Connor at London’s O2 Arena on 28 July.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Katie Taylor 'appalled' at use of her name and image in reporting around Bray shooting
# Bray
# Bray

Katie Taylor 'appalled' at use of her name and image in reporting around Bray shooting

Jun 7th 2018, 9:07 PM 84,950 Views 76 Comments

‘I urge the media to leave me, my Mum and other family members out of this story.’

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Garda team searching Bray harbour area after boxing club shooting
# Bray Boxing Club
From TheJournal.ie
# Bray Boxing Club

Garda team searching Bray harbour area after boxing club shooting

Jun 6th 2018, 11:38 AM 13,174 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí are now focusing on the silver coloured Volkswagen Caddy that the gunman fled the scene in.

Bray people left stunned by shooting: 'It's a huge shock for it to happen here in what is a lovely scenic town'
# Local Reaction
From TheJournal.ie
# Local Reaction

Bray people left stunned by shooting: 'It's a huge shock for it to happen here in what is a lovely scenic town'

Jun 6th 2018, 12:05 AM 17,113 Views 0 Comments

Three men were shot on Tuesday, one fatally, in an early morning attack at Bray Boxing Club.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Hardy first in line to face Taylor in Brooklyn while Cork fight emerges as wildcard future option
# Bray Vs Brooklyn
# Bray Vs Brooklyn

Hardy first in line to face Taylor in Brooklyn while Cork fight emerges as wildcard future option

Jun 3rd 2018, 10:00 AM 18,252 Views 12 Comments

Sky Sports’ head of boxing Adam Smith is keen to return to Cork for a massive show, but it remains a pipe dream for now.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

'A fight with Katie Taylor is one of the only fights that will get me back in the boxing ring'
# Bray Vs Brooklyn
# Bray Vs Brooklyn

'A fight with Katie Taylor is one of the only fights that will get me back in the boxing ring'

May 30th 2018, 8:00 AM 41,002 Views 15 Comments

After years spent roaring into the echo chamber, Brooklyn’s Heather Hardy – and women’s pro boxing – are finally primed for the big time.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Eddie Hearn lands historic $1billion broadcast rights deal in America
# Landmark
# Landmark

Eddie Hearn lands historic $1billion broadcast rights deal in America

May 10th 2018, 10:18 PM 13,528 Views 2 Comments

The landmark deal will see Katie Taylor’s fights broadcast live in the USA.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 6 May, 2018

'Serrano was the one to beat, but she has to step up and take the fight: Ireland against Puerto Rico!'
# Katie
# Katie

'Serrano was the one to beat, but she has to step up and take the fight: Ireland against Puerto Rico!'

May 6th 2018, 8:00 PM 20,307 Views 7 Comments

Katie Taylor still wants to fight at home in Ireland, but it’s back to the UK and America for now. And that’s not the end of the world…

# katie-taylor - Sunday 29 April, 2018

'Two down, two to go' - Katie Taylor shows her class both inside and outside the ring
# KT
# KT

'Two down, two to go' - Katie Taylor shows her class both inside and outside the ring

Apr 29th 2018, 12:47 PM 8,410 Views 4 Comments

It was a night to remember in Brooklyn.

Supreme Katie Taylor lights up Brooklyn as she unifies lightweight world titles
# The Champ Champ
# The Champ Champ

Supreme Katie Taylor lights up Brooklyn as she unifies lightweight world titles

Apr 29th 2018, 3:44 AM 51,243 Views 53 Comments

After a career-best display in Brooklyn, Katie Taylor is now one of only three Irish boxers in history to have unified world titles.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Taylor's invasion of Serrano territory sets wheels in motion for potential superfight
# Queen Of Brooklyn
# Queen Of Brooklyn

Taylor's invasion of Serrano territory sets wheels in motion for potential superfight

Apr 28th 2018, 7:24 AM 5,938 Views 4 Comments

Her task at hand is substantial, but bigger fights await Katie Taylor should she unify world titles tonight.

# katie-taylor - Friday 27 April, 2018

Taylor and foe make weight for world-title unification clash in Brooklyn
# We Have A Fight
# We Have A Fight

Taylor and foe make weight for world-title unification clash in Brooklyn

Apr 27th 2018, 7:22 PM 14,806 Views 7 Comments

There was no drama with this Argentine as Katie Taylor weighed in for her unification scrap at Barclays Center.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 18 February, 2018

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

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

Feb 18th 2018, 10:37 PM 5,608 Views 2 Comments

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
# Crossing The Pond
# Crossing The Pond

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

Jan 15th 2018, 3:01 PM 26,256 Views 17 Comments

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
# Cherry Blossom

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

Jan 13th 2018, 8:00 AM 92,787 Views 23 Comments

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
# At Last
# At Last

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

Jan 10th 2018, 6:54 PM 6,486 Views 1 Comment

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
# Born Winner

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

Jan 8th 2018, 5:53 PM 17,881 Views 5 Comments

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
# Flying The Flag
# Flying The Flag

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

Jan 7th 2018, 10:00 AM 20,544 Views 36 Comments

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
# Reaction
# Reaction

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

Dec 23rd 2017, 1:19 AM 10,621 Views 11 Comments

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
# And The Winners Are...
# And The Winners Are...

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

Dec 21st 2017, 8:30 AM 16,696 Views 59 Comments

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
# Big Bucks
# Big Bucks

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

Dec 17th 2017, 7:00 AM 42,036 Views 13 Comments

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'
# Form A Queue
# Form A Queue

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

Dec 14th 2017, 6:11 AM 15,511 Views 20 Comments

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
# Andstill
# Andstill

Katie Taylor dominates brave Jessica McCaskill to retain her world title

Dec 13th 2017, 11:34 PM 50,437 Views 73 Comments

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
# We Have A Fight
# We Have A Fight

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

Dec 12th 2017, 6:36 PM 43,180 Views 36 Comments

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'
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

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

Dec 12th 2017, 3:51 PM 4,545 Views 7 Comments

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
# First Defence
# First Defence

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

Updated Dec 11th 2017, 3:10 PM 30,107 Views 16 Comments

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
# Wednesday Night Fights
# Wednesday Night Fights

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

Nov 14th 2017, 11:48 AM 14,612 Views 14 Comments

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'
# Bring Your Worst
# Bring Your Worst

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

Nov 4th 2017, 8:30 AM 23,923 Views 20 Comments

‘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
# Above The Belt
# Above The Belt

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

Nov 3rd 2017, 1:26 PM 7,430 Views 3 Comments

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
# Put Up Or Shut Up

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

Nov 1st 2017, 5:30 PM 53,021 Views 19 Comments

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'
# Kati3Arena
# Kati3Arena

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

Nov 1st 2017, 8:00 AM 19,576 Views 9 Comments

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