- Katie Taylor is the reigning number one women's pound-for-pound boxer.
- Taylor is the undisputed women's lightweight champion of the world.
- She's coming off a successful title defense against Karen Carabajal.
Irish boxing superstar Katie Taylor is fresh off her latest title defense against Karen Carabajal in their October 2022 showdown, where she lopsidedly defeated the challenger via unanimous decision. It was her 22nd career victory, and this newest triumph has proved why she is one of the constant favorites in BetMGM’s online sportsbook via the boxing odds.
But when will “The Bray Bomber” return inside the ring to defend her title again? And who will she face next this 2023?
"This year especially has been an exceptional year for Irish sport"
— RTÉ Sport (@RTEsport) December 18, 2022
When is Katie Taylor’s Next Fight?
Decorated British promoter Eddie Hearn has stated that Katie Taylor’s return to action will happen in April or May of 2023, where she will headline a homecoming boxing event in her native country Ireland. Her opponent, though, is still being determined, but names such as Chantelle Cameron and Holly Holm are being considered.
A title rematch with Taylor’s boxing rival Amanda Serrano is also a looming idea as they fought in a close fight from their first meeting in April 2022, where “The Bray Bomber” got away with a split decision victory.
Katie Taylor Boxing Record and Titles
- Boxing record: 22-0
- Wins by TKO/KO: 6
- Wins by decision: 16
- Number of world titles won: 5
- World titles won: IBF World Lightweight Title, WBA World Lightweight Title, WBC World Lightweight Title, WBO World Lightweight World Title, WBO World Super Lightweight Title
- Number of title defenses: 14
Katie Taylor Notable Wins
Katie Taylor’s most notable wins came at the expense of other boxing stars like Amanda Serrano, Firuza Sharipova, Jennifer Han, Natasha Jonas, Miriam Gutierez, Delfine Persoon, Christina Linardatou, Rose Volante and Cindy Serrano.
Katie Taylor Boxing Earnings
Katie Taylor’s estimated total earnings through boxing is approximately over $2 million, with her title rematch against Delfine Persoon in August 2020 and the mega showdown with Amanda Serrano being the two biggest payouts of her career so far.
Katie Taylor Trainer, Coach and Cornermen
Ross Enamait is Katie Taylor’s trainer and coach, a former amateur standout who competed in various tournaments during his collegiate days at the University of Connecticut. Meanwhile, Brian Peters is Taylor’s manager and cornerman during fights.