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Haney vs Linares: Chantelle Cameron “zoned in” on Melissa Hernandez, still wants Katie Taylor fight

WBC 140 lb titlist Chantelle Cameron will make her U.S. debut on Saturday, featuring on DAZN’s Haney-Linares undercard with a title defense against Melissa Hernandez. Cameron and Hernandez were meant to fight earlier this year, but Cameron (13-0, 7 KO) was involved in a car accident and the fight was delayed from March until now. Hernandez has said she didn’t buy the “excuse,” which has lit a bit of a fire under the 30-year-old Brit.
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HOT OR NOT: Katie Taylor and Natasha Jonas showed a blend of technicality and drama... and good on Rory McIlroy for calling out the Super Golf League

It's Hot or Not time again as Sportsmail's Riath Al-Samarrai reveals what's been making him feel warm and what's been leaving him cold this week. It has not always been an easy sell and it’s not always been an upward curve, either. But you watch a fight like Katie Taylor v Natasha Jonas, and the blend of technicality and drama that they brought, and you see a branch of the sport on the cusp of huge things. They didn’t headline the Chisora-Parker card but the women stole the show.
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Amanda Serrano vs. Katie Taylor Will Happen in 2022, Says Lou DiBella

Lou DiBella, promoter for seven division champion Amanda Serrano, believes a potential showdown with undisputed lightweight champion Katie Taylor can happen in the future. Taylor and Serrano were finally scheduled to fight each other last year, but the deal fell apart when the coronavirus pandemic hit and some of the terms were modified.
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Katie Taylor: I’m definitely not on the decline, that’s for sure

Katie Taylor believes she made a mockery of suggestions she is on the slide after successfully defending her WBC, WBA, IBF and WBO lightweight titles by edging out old adversary Natasha Jonas in a gripping contest. Jonas’ trainer Joe Gallagher argued in the days leading up to the bout that...
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Katie Taylor: I Had To Dig Deep To Win The Championship Rounds

At the Manchester Arena in Manchester, Katie Taylor retained her WBC, WBA, IBF, WBO lightweight world titles after a unanimous decision victory over Natasha Jonas with scores of 96-94, 96-95 and 96-95. The Irish star shared another memorable meeting with Jonas, nine years after their London 2012 Olympic Games bout,...
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Katie Taylor proud of ‘heart’ after beating Natasha Jonas in thriller

Katie Taylor believes she showed “the heart of a champion” after defending her WBC, WBA, IBF and WBO lightweight titles with a hard-fought victory over old adversary Natasha Jonas at the Manchester Arena. Nearly nine years on from beating Jonas at the London Olympics in an unforgettable quarter-final showdown en...
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Katie Taylor beats Natasha Jonas to Retain All Her Belts

What an athletic Katie Taylor is, Ireland has produced some great boxers over the years but surely at this stage she’s one of, if not the best Ireland has produced. Taylor defeated Natasha Jonas last night to defend all her belts and show her true class. 18-0 for the girl from Bray and there looks like no stopping her an inspiration for all young girls in any sport and indeed an inspiration for everyone watching what she has achieved.
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Highlights Katie Taylor vs Natasha Jonas

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Katie Taylor survives spirited effort from Natasha Jonas

Katie Taylor was fortunate to emerge with her lightweight titles on the Joseph Parker-Derek Chisora card Saturday in Manchester, England. The 2012 Olympic champion defeated a determined Natasha Jonas by a unanimous, but close decision — 96-94, 96-95 and 96-95 — in an entertaining 10-round fight. Taylor (18-0, 6 KOs)...
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Katie Taylor vs Natasha Jonas ring walks: What time will undisputed fight start in UK?

Katie Taylor and Natasha Jonas will renew their amateur rivalry in a highly anticipated undisputed lightweight title fight on Saturday. Taylor came out victorious when the pair met at the 2012 Olympics and went on to win gold in London before conquering the professional ranks. However, Jonas insists she will provide a far greater threat in the professional ranks and correct their “unfinished business”.“Ever since I turned pro that’s always been the fight that everybody has wanted to see,” Jonas said. “All eyes will be on us again and I think both of us will step up to the...
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Katie Taylor edges Natasha Jonas to defend lightweight titles in thriller

Katie Taylor remains undefeated, she remains the undisputed queen at lightweight, but the Irish icon was pushed to her absolute limit by Natasha Jonas in a gripping 10-round contest.A razor-tight decision, which saw Taylor triumph (96-94, 96-95, 96-95) on the cards, deserved a raucous crowd in Manchester, as both women displayed immense desire alongside their skills, with each round providing back and forth action.Taylor’s 12th consecutive world title fight, with her quartet of belts on the line in a rematch of the 2012 Olympic contest, was one of her most enthralling to date thanks to the Liverpudlian challenger’s thudding arsenal...