KATIE TAYLOR RUMORS & GOSSIP

Katie Taylor dominates in debut, right back in action December 10th

Katie Taylor will take on Viviane Obenauf in her second pro fight at the Manchester Arena on December 10. Taylor made the perfect start to her professional career on Saturday night, stopping Karina Kopinska in the third round in front of a raucous Irish support. The Irish amateur sensation now heads to Manchester to build on that win and look to head into 2017 with a pair of KO wins...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
5 days ago

Irish boxer Katie Taylor wins pro debut by knockout

Irish boxer Katie Taylor won her professional debut by a third round knockout. The 2012 Olympic champion topped Polish fighter Karina Kopinska on Saturday night in London. The 30-year-old got some solid hooks to the head and body during the first round and continued her momentum into the second round. The six-time European champion peppered Kopinska in the third round before earning...
Via Excelle Sports
7 days ago

Irish boxer Katie Taylor wins on her professional debut

LONDON (AP) Irish boxer Katie Taylor impressed in beating Karina Kopinska of Poland inside three rounds on her professional debut at Wembley Arena on Saturday. The 30-year-old Irishwoman enjoyed a 15-year amateur career with five world titles and six European belts, as well as collecting the Olympic gold medal in London in 2012. ''It was a privilege to be here on a huge night...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Katie Taylor pro debut weigh-in results & photos

Katie Taylor says she feels in the best shape of her life as begins her professional boxing career tomorrow night against Karina Kopinska at The SSE Arena, Wembley, live on Sky Sports. Kopinska, the 27 year old Pole entering her 25th pro bout, promising to provide an early examination of Taylor having taken the WBC Super-Featherweight champion Eva Wahlstrom the distance and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
8 days ago

On eve of pro debut, Irish boxer Katie Taylor hopes to be next Ronda Rousey

This Saturday, the most decorated amateur boxer of all time will make her professional debut in London when she steps into the ring to go glove-to-glove with a gusty, seasoned Polish fighter. But Ireland’s Katie Taylor, the five-time amateur world champion, six-time European champion and 2012 Olympic gold medalist, says she’s more than ready to give blows and take bashes from...
Via Excelle Sports
8 days ago

Katie Taylor ready for pro debut, says she’s back in love with boxing

Katie Taylor says she’s back in love with boxing and ready to begin a new chapter in her stunning career as she makes her professional debut against Karina Kopinska at The SSE Arena, Wembley on Saturday night. Taylor is widely regarded as the outstanding Irish athlete of her generation with stunning success in her 15 year career in the vest and headguard. After such a glittering...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 days ago

Katie Taylor: I did everything I could do, I'm proud of that

Katie Taylor struggles with her interview following a difficult preliminary loss.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
August 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Reigning champ Katie Taylor loses first match

Top-seeded Katie Taylor (IRL), the reigning Olympic champion and 5-time world champion in womens lightweight (57-60kg), goes down to Mira Potkonen (FIN) in the quarterfinals in a split decision. Taylor, who has been the face of womens boxing for nearly a decade and the flag bearer for Ireland in the London opening ceremony, will go home without a medal after winning gold in London...
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
August 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Kansas Fans Chant “Rock Chalk, Jayhawk” The Final Few Minutes Of KU’s Big 12 Tournament Title Win

The Kansas Jayhawks are the Big 12 Tournament champions – and likely the NCAA Tournament’s overall No. 1 seed. KU, led by Devonte’ Graham’s 27 points, held off West Virginia, 81-71, to take home the trophy. While the contest was close throughout, the Jayhawks were able to pull away in the game’s final few minutes. KU fans made themselves known. Once the game seemed in hand...
Via College Spun
March 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Spotlight on Katie Taylor, named AIBA boxer of the month

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has named Ireland’s Katie Taylor as its Boxer of the Month for June. Taylor is the current Olympic Champion, AIBA Women’s World Champion, EUBC European Women’s Continental Champion, and European Union Champion, and added a gold medal from the Baku 2015 European Games to her glistening trophy cabinet on Saturday night. AIBA President...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss
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