# Women's Boxing

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Taylor survives almighty scare to take undisputed title on razor-tight decision
Taylor was awarded a razor-tight contest on scores of 95-95 and 96-94 x2.
We have a fight: Katie Taylor weighs in to rapturous reception at Madison Square Garden
Taylor was four pounds heavier than her opponent, but still safely under the lightweight limit.
Taylor could be a bigger star but she's not interested in talking rubbish, says Hearn
The Bray woman’s promoter believes she’ll be top five pound-for-pound, male or female, if she beats Delfine Persoon.
Volante bought mother a house, Persoon to build new community gym with money for fighting Taylor
The Irishwoman is the highest-paid female fighter on the planet, but her opponents aren’t doing too badly either.
'Biggest night of my career' - Taylor says winning undisputed world title would surpass Olympic gold
The Irish boxing superstar can make it happen when she fights Delfine Persoon at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night.
Hearn keen to ensure Serrano doesn't 'wriggle' out of women's superfight with Taylor
The promoter says Serrano has already signed a deal to fight Taylor, and is concerned by the confusion on the Puerto Rican’s end.
Taylor-Persoon undisputed showdown still on despite Miller's failed drug test
The Anthony Joshua-headlined Madison Square Garden event will go ahead with or without Jarrell Miller.
Undisputed 147-pound champ Braekhus eyeing 'very appealing' fight with Katie Taylor
The Norwegian star has previously told The42 that she’s willing to meet Taylor in the middle at 140 pounds.
Beating Persoon in undisputed showdown 'would be equal to winning Olympic gold', says Taylor
The Bray woman set up the long-awaited clash for all four belts with a sizzling win over Rose Volante in Philadelphia.
Taylor moving the dial in USA whether critics like it or not
Katie Taylor is on the verge of a major breakthrough for women’s pro boxing.
'She just said to me: 'I'm here, I'm here.' And I was like: 'Yeah... So am I''
Katie Taylor, Jono Carroll and their opponents have all safely made weight for their respective world-title clashes in Philly.
Olympic stars, Carroll and Spike fly flag for Ireland on massive St Patrick's weekend Stateside
The American fight scene will be painted green this coming weekend, with a host of Irish boxing stars in key fights.
Delfine Persoon walks through tough foe to set up potential undisputed title clash with Katie Taylor
Persoon inflicted a first stoppage defeat on Melissa St Vil to hold up her end of the bargain ahead of Taylor’s clash with Rose Volante.
'Come November, if she doesn't qualify, then we'll see who has the balls' - Broadhurst
After barbed comments from the world champion last week, Amy Broadhurst says she will challenge Kellie Harrington if the chance arises.
Shields and Hammer get ball rolling for women's superfights, and Taylor's big nights should follow
After 15-odd years in the wilderness, women’s professional boxing is about to explode.
'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.
Irish boxer Lynn Harvey ready to make her professional comeback this weekend
The 35-year-old has changed trainers since the defeat in November.
'I won’t bite her ear like Mike Tyson!' - Obenauf hoping to shock Taylor tonight
The unfancied Brazilian takes on the Bray boxer in Manchester.
Christina McMahon's nightmare year will end with a world title shot on home soil
While Katie Taylor takes her first steps as a pro, Monaghan’s McMahon is eyeing the gold.
'I was clinging onto a bit of hope,' admits Katie Taylor
The 28-year-old Olympic champion got the benefit of the doubt earlier.
Power ranking Katie Taylor's 8 most memorable victories
On the back of the Bray native’s World Championships win yesterday, we recall her greatest triumphs.
Katie Taylor is through to another world championship final
Yana Allekseenva will attempt to stop the Bray star’s five-in-a-row bid.
Katie Taylor reaches semi-finals of World Championships without throwing a punch
The Bray native will now face Jinhua Yin of China on Sunday for a spot in the final.
London 2012 unveiled quality of women's boxing to the world - Taylor
The Olympic champion is thrilled that her fellow boxers are finally getting the recognition they deserve.
In pictures: Golden girl Katie Taylor visits Crumlin Children's Hospital
The boxing champion spent the day with some of her younger fans…
The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting
Featuring extensive pieces on women’s boxing, wrestling and the relationship between sport and religion.
Taylor urges IABA to award new contract to Antia
The boxer also hinted she was keen on defending her Olympic title in Rio.
Here's how the international press reacted to Katie Taylor's victory
The world’s papers were generous in their praise of Taylor’s achievements.
Taylor: 'If someone offers me a contract for professional boxing, I'll have to consider it'
The Irish boxer also thanked Sonia O’Sullivan for inspiring her.
Katie Taylor: 'I've dreamed of this moment so many times before'
The boxer also described how she was “so nervous all day” ahead of the fight.
Here's how Twitter reacted to Katie Taylor's triumph
The Twitterati went through a range of emotions while watching the boxer’s moment of glory this afternoon.
Going for gold: Taylor through to Olympic final
The Irish fighter won her semi-final by eight points this afternoon.
The Daily Telegraph thinks Katie Taylor is British
Should you tell them, or will we?
London 2012: Katie Taylor to carry Irish flag at Olympic opening ceremony
The Bray boxer has been selected to lead Team Ireland in Friday’s showpiece.