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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(...)

Katie Taylor celebrating winning WBA intercontinental lightweight title after beating German boxer Nina Meinke. Photograph: Lawrence Lustig/Inpho

After each of her professional fights, five of them now, Katie Taylor has zoned in on an aspect over which she’s mulling and critical. After her Wembl(...)

 Katie Taylor celebrates victory over Nina Meinke in the WBA lightweight eliminator   bout at Wembley Stadium  in London. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Katie Taylor hit another milestone at speed when she won the first professional title of her short career with a seventh-round stoppage of Germany’s N(...)

 Katie Taylor in action against  Viviane Obenauf during their fight  in Manchester in December. Photograph:  Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images

Things are moving forward but nothing in Katie Taylor’s professional life seems too straightforward. As always she simplifies it all to suit her need (...)

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