Katie Taylor

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Birthday
2, 1986
Birthplace
Bray, Ireland
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
2, 1986 (age 36)
Birthplace
Bray, Ireland

About

Irish lightweight boxer who won gold at the 2012 London Olympics. She is credited with making women's boxing more popular in Ireland. She was ranked as the world's best active female lightweight by BoxRec as of November 2020. 

Before Fame

She was first coached in boxing by her father at age 12.

Trivia

She also won four gold medals at the World Amateur Championships and five golds at the European Amateur Championships. She defeated Jennifer Han in front of a crowd of 20,000 at the Headingley Rugby League Stadium.

Family Life

She has three siblings: Peter, Lee, and Sarah.

Associated With

Great Britain's Nicolas Adams won gold in the flyweight division at the 2012 Olympic Games.