Both undefeated, the 2012 Olympic gold medalist, current Wba and Ibf champion Katie Taylor entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 12-0-0 (5 knockouts) and she is ranked as the No.2 women’s lightweight in the world while her opponent, Rose Volante, has a record of 14-0-0 (8 knockouts) and she entered as the No.5 in the same weight class. In their last three bouts Taylor has won over Kimberly Connor, Cindy Serrano and Eva Wahlstrom (Katie Taylor vs Eva Wahlstrom) while Volante has beat Brenda Karen Carabajal, Lourdes Borbua and Yolis Marrugo Franco. Taylor vs Volante is valid for the IBF, WBA, WBO World female lightweight titles; undercard of Tevin Farmer vs Jono Carroll. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Title: IBF, WBA, WBO World female lightweight titles
Taylor’s next fight: Katie Taylor vs Delfine Persoon
Taylor vs Volante full fight video:
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