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Eddie Hearn Confirms Katie Taylor Will Face WBA Lightweight Champ On October 28th

As expected, Katie Taylor will challenge for world honours on the undercard of IBF and WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s title fight with Bulgaria’s Kubrat Pulev at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on October 28th. Taylor’s promoter Eddie Hearn announced today that the Bray boxer’s opponent will be WBA lightweight champion Anahi Esther Sanchez of Argentina. Delighted to announce @KatieTaylor …

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Date, Venue & Opponent Confirmed For Anthony Joshua’s Title Defence

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Anthony Joshua (White Shorts) puts Wladimir Klitschko (Grey Shorts) down in the 5th round during the IBF, WBA and IBO Heavyweight World Title bout at Wembley Stadium on April 29, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Anthony Joshua’s next opponent has been confirmed. The British boxer is set to defend his world heavyweight titles against Kubrat Pulev on October 28 in Cardiff. https://t.co/ooyjHRb26q ? pic.twitter.com/L9g1f452PJ — Anthony Joshua (@anthonyfjoshua) September 5, 2017 Following rumours of a potential re-match with Wladamir Klitschko before he announced his retirement, AJ’s latest battle has now been finalised with the fight …

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Katie Taylor Could Be Set To Face Off Against A UFC Super Star

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Katie Taylor is currently 6-0 since getting her professional career underway last November. The former Olympic champion has found life easy since entering the professional environment, as Eddie Hearn builds her up to a predicted world title fight. However, her next opponent could be a left-field announcement, as Hearn has floated the idea of the Bray brawler taking on UFC …

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Katie Taylor Slaughters Jasmine Clarkson In Brooklyn

Katie Taylor made an impressive U.S professional debut on Saturday night, as she stopped Jasmine Clarkson in the third round on the undercard of Adrien Broner vs. Mikey Garcia at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. In each of her five previous pro fights Taylor was electric, aggressively stalking her opponents and throwing lightning fast combinations with astounding frequency. …

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Katie Taylor’s American Debut Confirmed

London , United Kingdom - 29 April 2017, Katie Taylor celebrates victory in her WBA Inter-Continental Lightweight Championship bout with Nina Meinke at Wembley Stadium, in London, England. (Photo By Brendan Moran/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Katie Taylor’s American debut has been confirmed for July 29 at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, on the undercard of the super-lightweight clash between unbeaten Mikey Garcia and four-weight world champion Adrien Broner. The Bray Bomber will defend the WBA Female Intercontinental Lightweight title she won in April in an eight-round contest against an as yet unnamed opponent. Taylor’s promoter, …

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Katie Taylor Will Face Unbeaten Nina Meinke In WBA Title Eliminator On Joshua Vs Klitschko Bill

Ireland’s Katie Taylor will face fellow unbeaten fighter Nina Meinke on the undercard of the massive heavyweight showdown between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium on April 29th. Taylor was penciled in for a slot on the card quite some time ago, but her promoters Matchroom Boxing only confirmed the identity of the Bray boxer’s opponent today. Additionally, …

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Inevitable Comparisons Between Katie Taylor And Nicola Adams Flood Twitter After Latter’s Pro Debut

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams made a successful professional debut on Saturday night, beating Argentina’s Virginia Noemi Carcamo on points over four rounds at the Manchester Arena. As a match-up on paper, it was exactly what one would expect for the maiden pro outing of a hyped prospect, with Adams’ opponent coming into the bout sporting a modest 4-2-1 …

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Twitter Reacts To Katie Taylor’s Shutout Decision Win Over Former IBF Title Challenger

In moving to 4-0 as a professional, 2012 Olympic gold medallist Katie Taylor looked absolutely electric at the M.E.N Arena on Saturday night. Taking on a seasoned performer in Bulgaria’s Milena Koleva, who fought for the IBF super-featherweight title as recently as January, Taylor swept all eight rounds on the scorecard of referee Howard Foster, who was the lone official …

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Watch: Katie Taylor Scores Scintillating Fifth-Round Stoppage In London

Fighting on the undercard of the massive all-British heavyweight showdown between David Haye and Tony Bellew at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday night, Ireland’s Katie Taylor moved to 3-0 as a professional with a scintillating fifth round TKO of Italy’s Monica Gentili. Taylor entered the sort of performance we have already come to expect from her in the pros, throwing …

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Katie Taylor’s Opponent For Haye Vs Bellew Undercard Confirmed

Ireland’s Katie Taylor will face Italian lightweight Monica Gentili on the undercard of David Haye’s heavyweight clash with Tony Bellew at the O2 Arena in London on Saturday night, Matchroom Boxing have confirmed via their website. Gentili sports a modest professional record of 6-6 and has never won outside of her homeland, but she is currently riding a two-fight winning …

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Katie Taylor’s Upcoming Fight Has Been Cancelled

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 10: Katie Taylor reacts after winning her Super-Featherweight contest against Viviane Obenauf at Manchester Arena on December 10, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Katie Taylor is clearly enjoying life as a professional boxer, winning her first two bouts with ease. Her third time entering the ring as a pro was due to be on March 18, on the undercard of Gennady Golovkin in New York, but there has been a high brass argument which has thrown a spanner in the works. As reported by RTÉ, …

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