Katie Taylor shows off all her belts  after winning the undisputed lightweight title contest against Delfine Persoon at  Matchroom Fight Camp in Essex. Photograph: Mark Robinson/Inpho/Matchroom Boxing

It was in June of last year that Katie Taylor was chosen as our sportswoman of the month for the 12th time in the 14 years since the awards began, her(...)

World Rowing Championships gold medalist  Sanita Puspure

We’ve had our fair share of joint monthly award winners over the years, but possibly not many from as diverse a couple of fields as rowing and Gaelic (...)

Nina Carberry celebrates as she comes into the winner’s enclosure on On The Fringe after winning the Foxhunter Chase on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/Getty Images

That she was nigh on an afterthought in the coverage of the Foxhunter Chase at Cheltenham last month, despite actually winning the race, wasn’t just (...)