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Katie Taylor Becomes Two-Weight World Champion With Classy Victory In Manchester

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Katie Taylor is a two-weight world champion. The Bray boxer achieved the feat with victory over Christina Linardatou in Manchester on Saturday night. After already cementing her legacy as the undisputed lightweight world champion, Taylor added the WBO super lightweight title to her impressive collection. The 2012 Olympic champion recorded her win via unanimous decision after a typically composed performance. …

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Everything You Need To Know Ahead Of Katie Taylor’s Date With Destiny

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The fighting pride of Ireland returns to the ring on Saturday as the undisputed lightweight champion of the world, Katie Taylor, attempts to become a two-weight world champion. The Bray pugilist will attempt to further cement her legacy as Ireland’s greatest ever boxer with a win over Christina Linardatou in Manchester. It marks the first fight for Taylor since defeating …

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Michael Carruth: “I’m Hoping This Is Her Last Fight”

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“As the old cliche says, thousands upon thousands of punches can make a career. One can end it.” There’s no sport quite as cutthroat as boxing with the life of a pugilist more often than not being one of struggle and strife. It takes years of blood, sweat and tears to reach the top but only one defeat to plummet …

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Katie Taylor To Headline Manchester Arena In Bid To Become Two-Weight World Champion

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Katie Taylor will headline a huge night of boxing on November 2 at the Manchester Arena. Taylor, the undisputed champion of the lightweight division, will aim to become a two-weight world champion at the 21,000-seater venue. She will fight at light-welterweight and headline a card featuring Anthony Crolla. The event will be broadcast on Sky Sports. The Irish boxer’s opponent …

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Katie Taylor Crowned Undisputed Lightweight Champion After MSG War

Ireland’s Katie Taylor made history last night as she defeated Delfine Persoon to become the undisputed lightweight champion of the world. Taylor clinched the WBC belt to add to the WBA, IBF and WBO in what was unquestionably the toughest fight of her career against the hard-hitting Belgian. The bout was incredibly close with some feeling that Persoon, who hadn’t …

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Breaking: Katie Taylor Confirmed For Massive Test Against Delfine Persoon

Katie Taylor has been confirmed for a massive title-unification showdown against the WBC champion, Delfine Persoon in Madison Square Garden on June 1. The fight will take place on the main-card of Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight title defense against Jarrell Miller. Taylor will face off against by far the biggest test of her career to date, the fourth-ranked pound-for-pound boxer in …

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Jono Carroll Displays Immense Heart Despite World Title Defeat

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Jono Carroll fought hard but fell short in his first attempt at becoming World Champion losing via unanimous decision to Tevin Farmer in their IBF World Championship showdown in Philadelphia this morning.  Carroll started the fight very aggressive such is his nature, while Farmer hung back and looked to pick holes in the Dunshaughlin man. The first half the fight …

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Katie Taylor Eases To Ninth-Round Stoppage Win Over Rose Volante

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Katie Taylor completed step three of four in her bid to become the unified World lightweight champion this morning easing to a ninth-round stoppage victory over Rose Volante in Philadelphia. Volante came out aggressive in the first looking to push the pace and take the fight to Taylor, but such was the Irish woman’s class, she floored her Brazilian opponent …

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Michael Conlan: “The Irish Public Know Me Because I Was F*cked Over”

“AIBA cheats, the f**king cheats. That’s me, I’ll never box for AIBA again, they’re cheating bastards, they’re paying everybody,” _____ August 16th, 2016, should have been the worst day of Michael Conlan’s boxing career. At the time it certainly felt like it. It unquestionably still hurts. Two and a half years on, as a now professional Michael Conlan prepares for …

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Everything You Need To Know About Katie Taylor’s Fight Tonight

Irish boxer Katie Taylor takes on Brazilian Rose Volante in Philadelphia tonight as she looks to add the WBO lightweight title to her WBA and IBF crowns. The Bray native enters the fight as the favourite but she faces a tough task against 14-0 Volante at Temple University, Philadelphia tonight. Here is everything you need to know about Katie Taylor‘s latest …

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