Katie Taylor with Santa at the County Club in Dunshaughlin, Co Meath, yesterday where she gave an update on her attempt to unite all four lightweight belts. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

There was a time when the best would rock up, because they had to at World Championships and Olympic Games. Then Katie Taylor would knock them down. (...)

Katie Taylor: the reigning  IBF and WBA World Lightweight champion faces  WBC World super-featherweight champion Eva Wahlstrom at Madison Square Garden. Photograph: Emily Harney/Inpho

Katie Taylor and Eva Wahlstrom have clashed on three separate occasions in major tournaments, with the Wicklow native coming out on top every single t(...)

Katie Taylor during her last professional win over Cindy Serrano in October. Photograph: Emily Harney/Inpho

It has been confirmed that Katie Taylor will defend her IBF and WBA World Lightweight titles against Eva Wahlstrom at Madison Square Garden, New York (...)

Katie Taylor in action against Cindy Serrano in her WBA & IBF female lightweight world title defence. Photograph:    Emily Harney/Inpho

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 Gennady Golovkin training for his forthcoming showdown with Canelo Alvarez on September 16th. Photograph:  Harry How/Getty Images

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Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather gith on August 26th in Las Vegas. Photograph: PA

On Wednesday it was announced the finest boxer of his generation, unbeaten in 49 paying fights and 26 world championship contests with titles in five (...)

World Featherweight champion Carl Frampton will fight Leo Santa Cruz in their rematch at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas on January 28th. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Carl Frampton has been named THE RING Magazine Fighter of the Year for 2016 after becoming a two-weight world champion. The Northern Irishman edged f(...)

Three-quarters of bets placed in MGM resort sports books have been for Manny Pacquaio. Photograph: Getty

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