Katie Taylor guaranteed Olympic medal after winTuesday 07 August 2012 12.54
Boxer Katie Taylor has secured an Olympic medal after winning her quarter final fight.
She beat Great Britain's Natasha Jonas in the lightweight division. The scoreline was 26 points to 15.
Ms Taylor is now assured of at least a bronze medal and will fight in the semi-final on Wednesday.
Speaking to RTÉ, Katie Taylor said she had been waiting all her life for a chance to fight in the Olympics.