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Katie Taylor. “I love the simple life, the boring life. No, the US hasn’t changed me at all. I mean I’m living in a little one-bed apartment in America.” Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Really it has never been much different than it is now. Katie Taylor has always folded a boxing career into life on her own terms. If she can look aft(...)

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

It had all the makings of a box office hit. A debut fight on the exciting new DAZN subscription-only boxing channel, a substantial and vocal Irish con(...)

In the new documentary entitled ‘Katie’,  Katie Taylor talks about the hardship she endured when she split from her coach and father Pete after he separated from her mother

In the 10 or so years up to the Olympic Games in Rio, Ross Whitaker didn’t see much point in making a documentary about Katie Taylor, her story, after(...)

 Katie Taylor takes on Victoria Bustos, at the Barclays Centre, Brooklyn, New York, US. Photograph: ©INPHO/Matt Heasley

“I want all the belts before the end of this year. For sure,” said Katie Taylor in Brooklyn, New York. Still winning, still in a hurry and continuin(...)

Taylor and McCaskill in action. Photo: Tim Goode/PA Wire

Katie Taylor ended the year with a successful first defence of her WBA World Lightweight title at London’s historic York Hall in Bethnal Green. It cl(...)

Katie Taylor lands a right hand on Anahi Esther Sanchez during their WBA World Female Lightweight Title bout at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff.  Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Some 17 months on from the loss of her world amateur crown, Katie Taylor hailed her first professional title win as the sweetest moment of her career.(...)

 Katie Taylor  looks on as Anahi Sanchez is given a count during their bout. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Katie Taylor has claimed her first world professional title after defeating Argentina’s Anahi Esther Sanchez in Cardiff. The defending champion lost (...)

Katie Taylor during  public workout ahead of her fight with Anahi Esther Sanchez, who surrendered her WBA belt after failing to make the weight. Photograph: Andrew Couldridge/Reuters

Argentina’s Anahi Esther Sanchez yesterday surrendered her WBA lightweight belt on the scales ahead of tonight’s world-title bout against Katie Taylor(...)

Katie Taylor is hoping to make her US professional bow next month. Photograph: Lawrence Lustig/Inpho

Katie Taylor hopes to make her American professional debut next month in New York. The amateur European, World and Olympic champion, who has won her(...)

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