Lord Mayor Congratulates Katie Taylor on her 5-in-a-row

Lord Mayor of Dublin Christy Burke today congratulated Katie Taylor on winning the AIBA Elite World Championship after a hard fought win over Yana Allekseeva in Jeju, South Korea.
“Congratulations to Katie Taylor, and her training team, on her record equalling fifth consecutive win in the World Boxing Championships.  She has proven time and again that she is one of Ireland’s greatest athletes and has secured her place in Irish sporting history,  She is a great role model for the children of Ireland with her work ethic and modest nature and is an inspiration to us all.”