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Kate Taylor safely through to European Championship quarter-final

Updated: Sunday, 01 Jun 2014 15:46 | Comments

Katie Taylor is on course to meet her London Olympic final opponent Sofya Ochigava
Katie Taylor is on course to meet her London Olympic final opponent Sofya Ochigava

Katie Taylor was a comfortable winner over her Swiss opponent Sandra Brugger in the first round of the European Championship in Bucharest.

Taylor forced Brugger into a standing count in the first round. 

Taylor's London Olympic final opponent Sofya Ochigava also won her opening fight and the two are now on course to meet in the gold medal bout.

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