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#Katie Taylor

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From The Score ‘She has the best left hook in the world’ – Why Katie Taylor is a living legend Legend This post contains videos

‘She has the best left hook in the world’ – Why Katie Taylor is a living legend

Michael Carruth, Kenny Egan and Jimmy McGee put the boxer’s achievements in context.

From The Score Who deserves to win the RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year prize tonight? Contenders This post contains a poll

Who deserves to win the RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year prize tonight?

Katie Tayor, Jonathan Sexton and Rory McIlroy are all up for the big prize.

# katie-taylor - Friday 19 December, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor has been crowned Sportswoman of the Year Golden Girl

Katie Taylor has been crowned Sportswoman of the Year

The boxer enjoyed yet another record-breaking year.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Au revoir, Thierry and all today’s sport Tuesday

We’ll Leave It There So: Au revoir, Thierry and all today’s sport

Plus you can find out what you Googled this year, Ireland’s greatest sporting achievement in 2014 and much more.

From The Score Katie Taylor’s Jeju triumph ranked as greatest Irish sporting achievement of 2014 The Survey Says

Katie Taylor’s Jeju triumph ranked as greatest Irish sporting achievement of 2014

The Bray boxer’s popularity continues to soar as she’s also voted Ireland’s most admired sports star.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 11 December, 2014

From The Score Who was Ireland’s greatest sportswoman in 2014? Awards Season

Who was Ireland’s greatest sportswoman in 2014?

Irish Times / Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the Year will be named later this month.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 7 December, 2014

From The Score Here are the nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person & Manager of the Year awards Elite

Here are the nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person & Manager of the Year awards

The success of female athletes over the last twelve months has been rewarded with nominations in both categories.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

From The Score Meet the Irish European medalist who is following in the footsteps of Katie Taylor Hitting The Heights

Meet the Irish European medalist who is following in the footsteps of Katie Taylor

Grace says Taylor was an idol for her when she was getting into boxing.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From The Score From wonder-catches to gravity-defying jumps, it’s the week’s best sports photography Snap Happy

From wonder-catches to gravity-defying jumps, it’s the week’s best sports photography

From Odell’s magic to the high-intensity of the Superclasico, there were some terrific images this week.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor floors Paddy Barnes with a Commonwealth Games zinger It's A Knockout

Katie Taylor floors Paddy Barnes with a Commonwealth Games zinger

(We’re not doubting Mrs Taylor’s boxing credentials by the way.)

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s been talking about the new Commissioner, medical card changes, the Ferguson verdict, and a lucky escape from a house fire for three families.

From The Score Women’s sport still doesn’t get the support it deserves. Here’s how we can change that Opinion This post contains videos

Women’s sport still doesn’t get the support it deserves. Here’s how we can change that

Sports PR executive Colm Woods has practical solutions to change the perception of women’s sport in Ireland.

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: John Delaney apologises, Katie Taylor’s homecoming and all today’s sport Tuesday
From The Score Power ranking Katie Taylor’s 8 most memorable victories Golden Girl

Power ranking Katie Taylor’s 8 most memorable victories

On the back of the Bray native’s World Championships win yesterday, we recall her greatest triumphs.

# katie-taylor - Monday 24 November, 2014

From The Score ‘It’s not hard to find motivation’ – Katie Taylor is already thinking about her next piece of history High Five

‘It’s not hard to find motivation’ – Katie Taylor is already thinking about her next piece of history

Ireland’s champion says it’s “an absolute privilege” to equal Mary Kom’s five-in-a-row.

From The Score Forget to set the alarm? Watch Katie’s world title win in full here Five For Fighting This post contains videos

Forget to set the alarm? Watch Katie’s world title win in full here

President Michael D Higgins salutes “the outstanding Irish sportswoman of her generation” after her latest win.

From The Score Paul McGrath, Dara O’Briain and Enda Kenny lead the Twitter tributes to Katie Taylor Praise Her

Paul McGrath, Dara O’Briain and Enda Kenny lead the Twitter tributes to Katie Taylor

There’s praise pouring in from all quarters for the Bray native today.

From The Score Glory for Katie – the pics from South Korea as Taylor is crowned world champion Champ

Glory for Katie – the pics from South Korea as Taylor is crowned world champion

Taylor defeated Yana Allekseevna of Azerbaijan.

From The Score Katie Taylor wins a remarkable fifth world boxing title Pure Gold

Katie Taylor wins a remarkable fifth world boxing title

Another golden day as Taylor beats Azerbaijan’s Yana Allekseevna.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 23 November, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor is through to another world championship final TKO

Katie Taylor is through to another world championship final

Yana Allekseenva will attempt to stop the Bray star’s five-in-a-row bid.

From The Score Documentary on the Irish woman who changed the face of boxing airs tonight Reel Stories

Documentary on the Irish woman who changed the face of boxing airs tonight

Girl On The Undercard tells the remarkable story of Deirdre Gogarty.

# katie-taylor - Friday 21 November, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Katie makes the world semis, Paulie’s staying put and all today’s sport Friday

We’ll Leave It There So: Katie makes the world semis, Paulie’s staying put and all today’s sport

Also, Irish football will receive a €1.2 million funding boost.

From The Score Katie Taylor reaches semi-finals of World Championships without throwing a punch Success

Katie Taylor reaches semi-finals of World Championships without throwing a punch

The Bray native will now face Jinhua Yin of China on Sunday for a spot in the final.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The Score Taylor sets up re-match with Ochigava in World Championships quarter-final Unstoppable

Taylor sets up re-match with Ochigava in World Championships quarter-final

The Olympic champion claimed a victory over Mira Potkonen in South Korea this morning.

# katie-taylor - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Jared’s in pain, Henry delays his decision and the rest of the day’s sport Tuesday

We’ll Leave It There So: Jared’s in pain, Henry delays his decision and the rest of the day’s sport

Also, Katie Taylor won her first fight at the world championship.

From The Score Katie Taylor opens defence of World title with convincing win in South Korea Champ

Katie Taylor opens defence of World title with convincing win in South Korea

The Bray woman overpowered and outclassed Valerian Spicer in Jeju.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 13 November, 2014

From The Score Graeme Souness’ decision to take Katie Taylor off the ‘good wall’ has not gone down well Not So Good Wall

Graeme Souness’ decision to take Katie Taylor off the ‘good wall’ has not gone down well

The Liverpool and Scotland legend was appearing on Second Captains.

# katie-taylor - Monday 6 October, 2014

From The Score Paulie gets chased around the boxing ring by Katie, then gives her some rugby tips Tricks Of The Trade

Paulie gets chased around the boxing ring by Katie, then gives her some rugby tips

Two of Ireland’s biggest sporting stars hung out for the day to learn some stuff from each other.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 17 August, 2014

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 16 August, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor on coverage of women’s sport: What more do we have to do? Legend

Katie Taylor on coverage of women’s sport: What more do we have to do?

How useful are role models if we never get to see them?

# katie-taylor - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From The Score Joe Schmidt and Katie Taylor look on as Ireland Women win final World Cup warm-up Gals In Green

Joe Schmidt and Katie Taylor look on as Ireland Women win final World Cup warm-up

Philip Doyle’s side had too much class for Wales in Malahide this afternoon.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 8 June, 2014

From The Score In pics: Gold medal-winning Katie Taylor and the rest of the Irish squad’s homecoming Happy Days

In pics: Gold medal-winning Katie Taylor and the rest of the Irish squad’s homecoming

Bronze winner Clare Grace was also a prominent part of the celebrations.

# katie-taylor - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The Score Gold medal joy for Katie Taylor at European Boxing Championships Champion

Gold medal joy for Katie Taylor at European Boxing Championships

The Bray native was pushed all the way by Estelle Mossely of France.

From The Score WATCH: Katie Taylor’s gold medal bout at the European Championships Golden Girl This post contains videos

WATCH: Katie Taylor’s gold medal bout at the European Championships

The Olympic champion is taking on the French boxer that defeated her London 2012 rival Sofya Ochigava.

# katie-taylor - Friday 6 June, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Henry hampered, walloping Wales and all today’s sport Friday

We’ll Leave It There So: Henry hampered, walloping Wales and all today’s sport

Here’s all you need to know before your weekend begins.

From The Score Katie Taylor through to sixth consecutive European Championships final Too Good

Katie Taylor through to sixth consecutive European Championships final

But Clare Grace will have to settle for bronze.

# katie-taylor - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

From The Score Katie silences Romanian hopeful as she cruises into European semis Going For Gold

Katie silences Romanian hopeful as she cruises into European semis

Next up for the champ: Bulgaria’s Denitsa Eliseeva in Friday’s semi-final.

# katie-taylor - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor on collision course* for London 2012 foe after first round win One And Done

Katie Taylor on collision course* for London 2012 foe after first round win

*We are getting wildly ahead of ourselves here.

From The Score Your sports picture of the weekend as young boxing star Layla Roche goes KO crazy Knock Out Blow

Your sports picture of the weekend as young boxing star Layla Roche goes KO crazy

The Dubliner was taking part at an outdoor exhibition at the Marrowbone Lane flats in The Liberties.

# katie-taylor - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor looking forward to taking part in ‘big competitions’ again Star

Katie Taylor looking forward to taking part in ‘big competitions’ again

The Irish boxer is set to compete in the Europeans later this month.

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