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Katie Taylor earned a unanimous decision as she beat Jennifer Han in Leeds to stretch her professional record to 19-0. Photograph: Mark Robinson/Matchroom/Inpho

Katie Taylor flew back to her spiritual home in Bray for a short break. Jennifer Han jetted back to El Paso to reunite with her two boys, one with her(...)

 Katie Taylor and Jennifer Yan at the weigh-in ahead of their fight in Leeds. Photograph: Mark Robinson/Matchroom Boxing

The big reveal this week from Katie Taylor’s promoter Eddie Hearn is that the undisputed lightweight world champion bought a speed boat. For the boxer(...)

Katie Taylor celebrates her victory over Christina Linardatou after the super-lightweight championship fight at the  Manchester Arena. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

  Following her unanimous win over Christina Linardatou in the Manchester Arena last weekend to become a two-weight world champion, Katie Taylor,(...)

Katie Taylor after her victory over Christina Linardatou at the Manchester Arena. Photograph:  Gary Carr/Inpho

Amid the rancour of a defeated opponent, Katie Taylor’s collection of a super lightweight belt to add to the four she owns at lightweight marked her o(...)

American boxing  promoter  Lou DiBella has questioned the power behind Katie Taylor’s punches. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Action Images via Reuters

Top US boxing promoter and television producer Lou DiBella has questioned the power behind Katie Taylor’s punches as the undisputed lightweight champi(...)

Undisputed World Lightweight Champion Katie Taylor in attendance at an exclusive Sky VIP event at The Lighthouse Cinema, Smithfield. Photo: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

For the first time since turning professional in the wake of the 2016 Olympics, Katie Taylor is enjoying some respite, away from the ring, out of the (...)

Katie Taylor in action against  Delfine Persoon during their world lightweight title contest  at Madison Square Garden in New York. Photograph: Tom Hogan/Inpho

“I’m not too concerned about what other people think,” said the unified four-belt lightweight world champion Katie Taylor. Fresh from New York, where (...)

Katie Taylor, Lightweight World Boxing Champion during homecoming celebrations at Dublin Airport, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

There aren’t many Irish sports stars, no matter how high profile, that seem to spark spontaneous displays of devotion like Katie Taylor. “You’re my (...)

Katie Taylor celebrates with all four belts after her win over Delfine Pursoon. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty

“The hard work paid off. I’ve got the five belts. I made history tonight.” Those are the cold hard facts from the new undisputed lightweight champion(...)

Katie Taylor and Delfine Persoon during their world lightweight championship fight at  Madison Square Garden, New York.  Photograph: Inpho/Matchroom Boxing/Ed Mulholland

Katie Taylor’s unification of the lightweight division was marred by controversy following her majority decision win over Belgian Delfine Persoon at M(...)

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