Katie Taylor: Date set for boxer's Dublin homecoming

From BBC - January 11, 2018

A date has been set for Katie Taylor's first professional fight in Dublin.

The gold medallist at London 2012 will face an unnamed opponent on 14 April in what will be the second defence of her WBA World Lightweight title.

Following her unanimous points win over Jessica McCaskill in December, Taylor said she wanted her next outing to be a unifying fight in her hometown.

Although the date of the homecoming bout has now been confirmed, a venue is yet to be agreed.


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