Jul 29, 2013
World's Top Female Boxer Fighting to Turn Pro
Subhead: Ireland's Katie Taylor knows that the payoff or publicity won't be great when she breaks the gender barrier and enters the World Series of Boxing this fall.
Queen Reigns Supreme In United States
Whilst William Cowper's famous poem was not written about life in the boxing ring that is for sure, Saturday night's U.S Elite Championships in Spokane ended with Seattle's Quanitta "Queen" Underwood claiming her sixth U.S crown in the 60kg/132lbs Lightweight division gaining a split 2:1 decision over AIBA World Featherweight champion,Tiara Brown, ... (more)
Ireland's Katie Taylor fights Russia's Sofya Ochigava during their Women's Light gold medal boxing match a When Ireland's Katie Taylor was taking hits and striking blows for boxing's Olympic debut in an east London ring last year, John Hardy did not want to look.
Winning return for Taylor
Olympic champion Katie Taylor marked her return to action for the first time since London 2012 by beating Karolina Graczyk 28-5 in Dublin.
Preview of Fridaya s womena s Elite Finals and Katie Taylora s return to the ring
Some 'mouth-watering' battles in prospect on Friday as we reach Finals Night at the 2013 Irish Elite Championships which will after all take place at the National Stadium.