Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 11/9/14
Katie Taylor adds best boxer trophy to Olympic gold medal It has always been tradition for the best boxer across all of the Men's weight categories to be rewarded for his efforts with a trophy, but with Women making their debut at the Olympic Games this year, it was decided that the same honor should be bestowed upon them. In the category of the "least shocking award winner ever", Katie Taylor has been named as the best women's boxer of the London 2012 Olympics. Credit: AIBA The choice would be decided by the experts, by the journalists, those who covered every single minute of competition, analyzed and dissected every bout to give their expert opinions. After triumphing in the Lightweight (60kg) final, Ireland's Katie Taylor was the overwhelming choice to take the 'Best Women's Boxer of the London 2012 Olympic Games' trophy. Her technique, her poise and her all-round excellence had the pundits acclaiming her exploits in unison as she took sixty percent of the vote. A...
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