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 celebrates her win over Victoria Bustos  after their WBA & IBF world lightweight title unification bout in New York City. Photograph:  Elsa/Getty Images

When she climbs through the ropes to take on Katie Taylor at the O2 Arena in London on Saturday night, Kimberly Connor may be introduced as “The fight(...)

 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(...)

Katie Taylor arrives home to Dublin Airport after successfully defending her lightweight title  against America’s Jessica McCaskill. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Victoria Bustos is the Argentinean Katie Taylor could, would, should face in the next defence of her WBA title. The bout if the Taylor management can (...)

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 in action against  Anahi Sanchez  in her title-winning  WBA Lightweight bout  at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

(Katie Taylor v Jessica McCaskill – WBA lightweight World Championship –York Hall, Bethnal Green, Live Sky Sports 9.45pm) Katie Taylor’s professional(...)

WBA lightweight world champion Katie Taylor with challenger Jessica McCaskill at the pre-fight press conference. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Possessing just a scintilla of hubris, Katie Taylor will be irked by having to carry Jessica McCaskill’s camp accusations with her into the ring at Lo(...)

Katie Taylor  with her WBA lightweight belt which she won last month. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

It is the fight Katie Taylor had been looking for and the one 33-year-old American Jessica McCaskill had called for. If Taylor ever allowed grudge t(...)

Newly crowned WBA female world lightweight champion Katie Taylor during her homecoming press conference at the Irish Film Institute in Dublin. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

It was a different Katie Taylor on Tuesday in Dublin. A bruised left eye, a cut along the hairline of her right brow but there was a professional worl(...)

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.(...)