Katie Taylor - Wikipedia

Taylor qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, the first time women's boxing had been considered for inclusion.Crowds gathered on the streets of her hometown Bray to watch her progress on giant screens erected especially for the occasion. Coddle released a single called "Katie Taylor Ireland's Boxing Legend". The song reaches number 42 in the Irish Charts.

Edinburgh world champion boxer Josh Taylor meets …

09-04-2021· Scottish boxer Josh Taylor has paid a virtual visit to his old stomping ground, holding a zoom call with 'champions' from his old school.. The world champion boxer attended Preston Lodge High School just outside Edinburgh in East Lothian, making the school a name when he qualified for the Olympics in 2012.. Josh uploaded a video on to his Instagram page with the caption: "Catching up ...

Scottish boxing star Josh Taylor bemused by lack of ...

20-09-2020· Scottish boxing star Josh Taylor bemused by lack of recognition. 4 comments. DON'T expect to see Josh Taylor appearing on Strictly Come Dancing anytime soon in a bid to help raise his profile. "I can't dance so I won't be going on there!" laughs the 29-year-old.

Scots boxer Josh Taylor meets 'Tartan Legend' Ken …

Scots boxer Josh Taylor meets 'Tartan Legend' Ken Buchanan after world title win Undisputed super-lightweight world champion boxer Josh Taylor was thrilled to bits after he met up with former world champion and fellow Scot Ken Buchanan.

Commonwealth Gold is Taylor-Made for Scottish Boxer - …

18-11-2013· Taylor took up boxing after watching Scottish boxing legend Alex Arthur, the 1998 Commonwealth Games gold medallist. Himself a former Taekwondo British champion, Taylor is aiming to be selected in the Light Welterweight 64kg category and is putting in the hours to earn his place on Team Scotland.

Top 12 All-Time Best Scottish Boxers -- Alba's Greatest ...

25-01-2021· 5. Johnny Hill: Scotland's first ever world champion, southpaw Hill would win British, European and world flyweight titles within two years. He was one of the biggest boxing stars of the 1920's, and was coached by Tancy Lee. With a terrific left …

Josh Taylor: Martin Compston, Nicola Sturgeon …

23-05-2021· Josh Taylor: Martin Compston, Nicola Sturgeon congratulate boxer on success. MARTIN Compston and Nicola Sturgeon are among the big names to have congratulated Scottish boxer Josh Taylor on his historic win yesterday evening – but some aren't happy with the BBC's coverage of …

Josh Taylor, Being Scottish and a Boxing Career So Far ...

In recent times it is perhaps fair to say that Scottish boxer Josh "The Tartan Tornado" Taylor is the fighter who has most lived up to the epithet that is emblazoned on his shorts as 'TTT.'. In case anyone reading is unaware, Taylor won his 18th professional fight this past Saturday in Las Vegas.

Meet the man who moulded boxer Taylor - BBC - …

Taylor can prove to be an inspiration to Lochend and beyond with his personality and boxing ability. "It just shows kids in Edinburgh and Scotland that you can achieve anything," said McCormack ...