Katie Taylor (left) in action against Estelle Mossely during the 60kg final at the Polyvalent Arena in Bucharest, Romania. Photo: Octavian Cocolos/Inpho

It seemed an unlikely end when the tears came to Katie Taylor and the words began to choke her up in Bucharest. An audible gasp of relief, the sense o(...)

Katie Taylor: proved too strong for Switzerland’s Sandra Brugger in her opening bout at the European Championships in Bucharest. Photograph:  Cyril Byrne/ The Irish Times

As Katie Taylor entered Bucharest’s Polyvalent Hall from one corner yesterday, Sofya Ochigava was walking out the other. It’s possible Olympic champi(...)

Katie Taylor will fight in the European Championships in Bucharest. Last year the event was cancelled. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Sometimes it seems as though Katie Taylor simply salted herself away after the summer of the Big Bang. Sometimes it feels like she appears on the skyl(...)

Katie Taylor and Paddy Barnes, seen with their Olympic medals after the London Olympics.

Shushhh . . .tat tat. Shushh . . . tat, tat. Shushhh . . . tat, tat is the sound of Katie Taylor punching Paddy Barnes. It disappears fo(...)

Katie Taylor (red) and Caroline Veyre in action at The Mansion House on Friday night. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Katie Taylor secured yet another victory on Friday night. The current Olympic and World champion beat Canada’s Caroline Veyre on a unanimous de(...)

Not for the first time in her career Katie Taylor has become the victim of a sexist decision by the International Boxing Assoc(...)