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  1. Kellie Harrington questions lack of fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | RTE.ie

    World silver medallist Kellie Harrington has questioned why she must wait until at least March 2017 to receive a grant from the Irish Sports Council. Speaking on RT's Marian Finucane Show, the 26-year-old said she's "not 100 per cent sure" why she isn't receiving funding.

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  2. Gardiner's Rio dream crushed, O'Reilly handed goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | RTE.ie

    ... and the quarter-finalists who lost to the eventual gold medallist go through. Eight Irish boxers O'Reilly, Katie Taylor, Paddy Barnes, Brendan Irvine, Michael Conlan, David Oliver Joyce, Steven Donnelly and Joe Ward have qualified for Rio. Ireland ...

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  3. Islington Boxing Club youngster aiming for England selectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Islington Gazette

    ... Under-60kg section. And Broadhurst's long-term aim is to follow in the footsteps of another Irish lightweight, Katie Taylor, by winning an Olympic gold medal - but probably not in the colours of her native country. "She's a great boxer who deserves ...

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  4. Preview: O'Neill faces daunting final shot at RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | RTE.ie

    ... job they have to do," added Conlan, who is also head of Ulster's High Performance Unit. With Olympic champion Katie Taylor also qualified for Rio, Ireland have seven boxers already on the plane for this summer's Games. The Baku tournament is the ...

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  5. I've 'no clue' if dad Pete will fly to Rio to cheer me on, reveals KatieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Independent.ie

    Ireland's Olympic boxing champion Katie Taylor has said she has "no clue" as to whether her father and former coach Pete will be flying out to Rio to cheer her on this summer. However, Katie, who will be hoping to win gold again, said it will be "business as usual" when she steps into the ring in August.

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  6. I've 'no clue' if dad Pete will fly to Rio to cheer me on, reveals KatieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Independent.ie

    Gymnast Ellis O'Reilly, runner Ciara Mageean, boxer Katie Taylor, and badminton player Chloe Magee at the official launch of the Ireland kit for the 2016 Olympics. Photo: Damien Eagers Ireland's Olympic boxing champion Katie Taylor has said she has "no clue" as to whether her father and former coach Pete will be flying out to Rio to cheer her on this summer.

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  7. Taylor weighs into Olympic rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Sky Sports

    Olympic champion Katie Taylor has warned professionals to expect a few eye-openers if they take up the contentious option to fight at Rio 2106. Amir Khan, Wladimir Klitschko and most recently Chris Eubank Jr, have declared an interest in travelling to Rio to take part in the boxing competition at the Games.

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  8. Olympic Council of Ireland confirm a further 16 athletes to list for Rio 2016 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | SportsNewsIreland

    The Olympic Council of Ireland has announced jointly with Athletics Ireland, the Irish Athletic Boxing Association, Rowing Ireland, Sailing Ireland and Triathlon Ireland, that a further 16 athletes have been formally selected to represent Team Ireland at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Olympic Champion, 5x World Champion, 12x European Champion and recent bronze medallist at the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships Astana 2016 Katie Taylor, increases the boxing contingent to seven boxers to date.

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  9. Ireland's Olympic contingent grows to 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | RTE.ie

    Katie Taylor, Robert Heffernan, Sanita Puspure and Annalise Murphy are among a further 16 athletes to be formally selected to represent Ireland at this summer's 2016 Olympic Games. This makes it 30 athletes formally selected for the Games in Rio this August following the announcement of an initial 14 last month .

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  10. Female Boxing is Surging in the Land of Gennady GolovkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | The Sweet Science

    ... was a big upset in the semi-finals when Estelle Mossely of France outpointed Ireland's most famous athlete, Katie Taylor. Ms. Taylor, who was bidding to become a five-time AIBA world champion, is considered the most successful female amateur boxer ...

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  11. Boxing faces Olympics ban after AIBA failed to conduct any out-of-competition tests in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Independent.ie

    The International Boxing Association carried out no out-of-competition drugs tests in the whole of last year and only one the year before that, it has emerged. The shocking figures put the AIBA in danger of being declared non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency code and the entire sport - including Ireland's London 2012 medallists Paddy Barnes, Michael Conlan and Katie Taylor - of being banned from the Olympics as a result.

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  12. Crowds welcome women's boxing team homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | RTE.ie

    Kellie Harrington brought home a silver medal and Bray's Katie Taylor secured a place at the Rio Olympics after winning bronze Crowds gathered at Dublin Airport this morning to welcome home the Irish Women's Boxing Team after they won two medals at the World Championships in Kazakhstan. Dubliner Kellie Harrington brought home a silver medal and Bray's Katie Taylor secured a place at the Rio Olympics after winning bronze.

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  13. Nicola Adams turns attention to Rio defence after landing elusive world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Salisbury Journal

    ... le for a silver medal after losing to Wenlu Yang in the final of the non-Olympic 64kg category, while team-mate Katie Taylor collected her bronze after a shock defeat in her last four bout with Estelle Mossely on Thursday.

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  14. Top Rank offers to host Trump vs. Sanders debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | USA Today

    ... her place in World championships final appeared first on Boxing News. Estelle Mossely stuns five-time champion Katie Taylor in World semi-final. Kellie Harrington is left carrying Ireland's hopes, reports John Dennen from Kazakhstan The post Katie ...

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  15. Taylor for Rio OlympicsRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Fiji Times

    IRELAND'S Olympic lightweight boxing champion Katie Taylor qualified for the Rio Games on Tuesday after reaching the semi-finals of the women's world championships in Astana. Taylor, the London 2012 gold medallist, suffered a shock defeat in a European qualifier in Turkey last month and needed to make the last four at the worlds to secure her place on the plane to Brazil.

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  16. Ireland's Taylor qualifies for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Ireland's Olympic lightweight boxing champion Katie Taylor qualified for the Rio Games on Tuesday after reaching the semi-finals of the women's world championships in Astana. Katie Taylor of Ireland reacts after winning her women's 60kg Light weight boxing gold medal fight at the 1st European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan, June 27 , 2015.

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  17. Harrington claims bronze at World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | RTE.ie

    ... The 26-year-old moves into a semi-final in the 64kg category and has now become only the second woman, after Katie Taylor, to medal at this level. The London 2012 gold medallist faces Mexican Victoria Torres, who had a convincing victory over Dane ...

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  18. RTE Sport to broadcast Taylor's Olympic deciderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | RTE.ie

    RT Sport will bring Irish viewers live coverage of the Women's World Boxing Championships from Astana, Kazakhstan as Katie Taylor aims for a record sixth World title and qualification for the Olympics in Rio. RT One will have live coverage from the quarter-final stage onwards, assuming Irish boxers progress, with highlights each evening on RT2 at 7.30pm.

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  19. Taylor poised for shot at World glory and Rio spotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | RTE.ie

    Katie Taylor will discover tomorrow whether she will face either Irma Testa of Italy or Sweden's Agnes Alexiusson in the last 32 at the AIBA World Women's Championships and Olympic qualifiers in Astana, Kazakhstan. The winner between Rio qualified Testa and Alexiusson advances to a Saturday bout against the Irish woman, who is seeking an incredible sixth consecutive world lightweight title.

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  20. Irish Olympic qualifiers at Rio 2016 a " List of athletes with medal chancesRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | SportsNewsIreland

    Katie Taylor - Winner in London but the competition has caught up so Katie will need to be at her best to retain her title. Rory McIlroy - Former world number one is supposedly targeting this event and could well bring home gold for Ireland Bertram Allen Winning events all over the world if he gets some luck he has the talent to win Gold.

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