Tag: Katie Taylor

Katie Taylor Makes History, Defeats a Tough Linardatou to Take her WBO Junior-Welterweight Belt

For what was the most entertaining fight on Saturday at its core, Ireland’s 🥇🇮🇪Katie Taylor (15-0-0, 7KO👊) and Greece’s 🇩🇴🇬🇷Christina Linardatou (12-2-0, 6KO👊) mixed it up in front of a Manchester Arena crowd to the delight of the fans, and Taylor successfully defeated Linardatou by way of Unanimous Decision to lift her WBO Junior-Welterweight Title to achieve history in a multitude of ways (more from that in the upcoming days), adding on to her established legacy in the sport of boxing with the 📖book still open to fill in new chapters… Continue reading “Katie Taylor Makes History, Defeats a Tough Linardatou to Take her WBO Junior-Welterweight Belt”

Taylor Moves Up to face Linardatou for WBO Junior-Welterweight Title

The most recognizable face of women’s boxing comes back to the ring on Saturday, that being undefeated, UNDISPUTED Lightweight Champion of the World 🥇🇮🇪Katie Taylor (14-0-0, 7KO👊) stepping up a division to take on WBO Junior-Welterweight Champion 🇩🇴🇬🇷Christina Linardatou (12-1-0, 6KO👊) for her Title in front of a crowd at Manchester Arena. Continue reading “Taylor Moves Up to face Linardatou for WBO Junior-Welterweight Title”

When the Smoke Clears:💨 Katie Taylor vs. Delfine Persoon

By Jon Uddin🖋️

“I DEFINITELY DID ENOUGH TO WIN, BUT I’M HAPPY TO HAVE A REMATCH IF SHE WANTS IT.  WE WILL SEE WHAT HAPPENS.”

The now Undisputed Women’s Lightweight World Champion 🥇🇮🇪Katie Taylor (14-0-0, 6KO) of Ireland made it clear that she welcomes a rematch after her majority decision victory over 🇧🇪Delfine Persoon (43-2-0, 18KO) of Belgium, which has been disputed by fans and boxing media alike to say the least. Continue reading “When the Smoke Clears:💨 Katie Taylor vs. Delfine Persoon”

The 3rd Leg of History-Your New Undisputed (But Disputable) Women’s Lightweight World Champion ♛

Witnessed on the undercard of Anthony Joshua/Andy Ruiz Jr, Ireland’s ♛🥇🇮🇪Irish” Katie Taylor (14-0-0, 6KO) becomes the UNDISPUTED RING-MAGAZINE/WBA/WBC/WBO/IBF Lightweight Champion of the World, defeating long-running World Champion 🇧🇪Delfine Persoon (43-2-0, 18KO) by the skin of her teeth. The claim of Undefeated is by letter-of-the-law in acquiring all the Title-Belts, but the better characterization here is that the new Undisputed Champion’s claim can be “Disputed”, being that it was a very close fight, and nothing of a definitive stamp to separate the two fighters… Continue reading “The 3rd Leg of History-Your New Undisputed (But Disputable) Women’s Lightweight World Champion ♛”

Going for the Gusto, Katie Taylor & Delfine Persoon Risk it All to Become Singular Lightweight Champion

It’s a beautiful thing whenever we get Undisputed World Title Fights, especially with the fracturing of Titles, and this one carries plenty of weight, as there is only currently 2 Undisputed Champions on the women’s side. Continue reading “Going for the Gusto, Katie Taylor & Delfine Persoon Risk it All to Become Singular Lightweight Champion”