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 Jessica Harrington  the overall winner of the   Sportswoman of the Year Award with Mary Davis who claimed the Outstanding Achievement award at the  The Irish Times-Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Year Awards in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

Winners sometimes come up on the inside and surprise a few people at the finishing post, and it felt a bit like that as Jessica Harrington was announc(...)

 Trainer Jessica Harrington has been named The Irish Times / Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Year for 2017.  Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Leading horse trainer Jessica Harrington has been crowned The Irish Times / Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Year for 2017. A memorable year for the (...)

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(...)

Con O’Callaghan scores an early goal for Dublin in the All-Ireland final victory over Mayo at Croke Park.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

There is scarcely an English-speaking country in the world where one sport is so dominant, as football is in England. From a situation even 25 years (...)

 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(...)

Katie Taylor in Dublin  with her WBA lightweight belt. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

It was in 2007 that Katie Taylor won the first of her four Sportswoman of the Year awards, her sustained success since then making her a serious conte(...)

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(...)

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