Katie Taylor during the weigh-in for her fight in Brooklyn, New York, against Jasmine Clarkson. Photograph: INPHO/Emily Harney

Katie Taylor’s team are looking at Las Vegas in November for her much anticipated world title bid. The Irish lightweight, who has won in her first s(...)

Anthony Joshua stopped Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round at Wembley. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty

From the moment he paraded on to the Wembley turf Anthony Joshua’s World heavyweight title fight with Vladimir Klitschko was already of greater dimens(...)

Anthony Joshua cemented his status as the world’s best heavyweight as he stopped Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley on Saturday night. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty

The entire fight played out vicariously through the crowd, Wladimir Klitschko venerable and aging, Anthony Joshua buoyed by almost 90,000 chanting his(...)

 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(...)

Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko during the weigh-in at Wembley Arena, London prior to Saturday night’s fight at Wembley Stadium. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

A 27-year-old against a 41-year-old seems too simple an equation for the biggest World title fight to take place in these islands – with Anthony Joshu(...)

Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko ahead of their  world heavyweight title fight at Wembley. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Eddie Hearn, promoter of the largest fight ever to take place on these islands, is wandering around a murmuring Wembley Arena looking like the lead ch(...)

Katie Taylor  poses with German boxer Nina Meinke   ahead of their WBA Inter-Continental title lightweight bout at Wembley. Photograph:  Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images

It was likely the first time that the 1,000 or so people who attended the weigh-in at the Wembley Arena ever saw Katie Taylor. The yellow and blue f(...)

Katie Taylor celebrates beating Viviane Obenauf  at  Manchester Arena on Saturday. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA

In the span of a career, such nights will be measured in increments of progress. Katie Taylor is not the finished article. But that has never been one(...)

Michael Conlan will be one of Ireland’s main medal hopes at Rio 2016. Photograph: Inpho

Professional boxers will compete at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after the international boxing association AIBA approved a constitutional change on We(...)

Boxer David Haye during a press conference in London yesterday.

David Haye will return to the ring against an unnamed opponent rather than wait for one of the Klitschko brothers to give him a world title sho(...)