World and European lightweight champion
Katie Taylor will have her first competitive bout of 2008 in Cork
The 20 year old, from the Bray Boxing Club, will take on Sweden's
Klara Svensson at the Loreto Sport Complex in Fermoy on Saturday
Taylor, who is ranked number one in the World and Europe, will step
up to light welterweight to face the Swede, ranked number two in the
World and number one in Europe.
Christian McMahon, Debbie Rogers, Jodie Simpson, Ciara Noonan,
Marsha Halpin and Laura O'Neill will also be in action against
Swedish opponents on the Fermoy Boxing Club organised show.
Meanwhile, Taylor could also take part in a tournament in Russia on
St Patrick's Day.
Saturdays show begins at 7.30pm. Admission is €10. For ticket
information contact Pa Flynn ()86) 255 3504, John Bowes (086) 063
7878, Teresa Flynn (086) 320 2295.
Loreto Sport Complex Line Up
50Kg: Debbie Rogers v Suzanne Wiklund
54Kg: Christiana McMahon v Jenny Hardings
54Kg: Jodie Simpson v Juliana Soderstorm
57Kg: Ciara Noonan v Adriana Siljendhi
63Kg: Katie Taylor v Klana Svensson
66Kg: Marsha Halpin v Ronja Holegersson
70Kg: Laura O'Neill v Johanna Ekdahl