Katie Taylor guaranteed Olympic medal after win

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Katie Taylor will fight in the semi-final on Wednesday
Katie Taylor will fight in the semi-final on Wednesday
The boxer from Bray won by 26 points to 15
The boxer from Bray won by 26 points to 15

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.

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