Katie Taylor with Santa at the County Club in Dunshaughlin, Co Meath, yesterday where she gave an update on her attempt to unite all four lightweight belts. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

There was a time when the best would rock up, because they had to at World Championships and Olympic Games. Then Katie Taylor would knock them down. (...)

Saúl ‘Canelo’ Álvarez  throws body blows to  Michael ‘Rocky’ Fielding  during the WBA super-middleweight fight  at Madison Square Garden in New York. Photograph: Peter Foley/EPA

Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez did exactly what he was supposed to do against an overmatched opponent: he wasted no time and he closed the show. The 28-year-o(...)

Katie Taylor during her last professional win over Cindy Serrano in October. Photograph: Emily Harney/Inpho

It has been confirmed that Katie Taylor will defend her IBF and WBA World Lightweight titles against Eva Wahlstrom at Madison Square Garden, New York (...)

Katie Taylor in action against Cindy Serrano in her WBA & IBF female lightweight world title defence. Photograph:    Emily Harney/Inpho

It had all the makings of a box office hit. A debut fight on the exciting new DAZN subscription-only boxing channel, a substantial and vocal Irish con(...)

Canelo Alvarez fights Rocky Fielding in New York on December 15th. Photograph: Theo Wargo/Getty Images

Canelo Álvarez has signed the largest contract in the history of sport, agreeing a five-year, 11-fight deal worth at least $365m (€317m) with streamin(...)