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(...)

Anahi Esther Sanchez of Argentina weighs in ahead of her WBA lightweight title fight with Katie Taylor in Cardiff. Photo: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Katie Taylor will still be eligible to win the WBA lightweight title in Cardiff on Saturday after it was made vacant when Anahi Sanchez failed to make(...)

Katie Taylor and Anahi Esther Sanchez at a press conference ahead of their hotly anticipated lightweight fight which the Irish boxer has been tipped to win. Photograph: Lawrence Lustig/Inpho

While Katie Taylor yesterday labelled her world-title date against Argentina’s Anahi Esther Sanchez as “the biggest fight of her career”, the former O(...)

Katie Taylor will fight on the undercard of Anthony Joshua’s bout with Carlos Takam in Cardiff on Saturday October 28th. Photo: Emily Harney/Inpho

With just over a week to go before her first world title fight Katie Taylor has had her longest training camp in preparation for the biggest moment of(...)