Katie Taylor believes she has "plenty more years left in the ring" as she prepares for Saturday's fight against former IBF world featherweight champion Jennifer Han in Leeds.

Taylor defends her undisputed world lightweight titles at Headingley Stadium as part of the co-main event for the rematch between Josh Warrington and Mauricio Lara.

It will be the 19th fight of Taylor's professional career but she has no plans to retire anytime soon and says she feels better than ever.

"I know I can't do this forever but I still feel very fresh," said the 35-year-old. "I’ve still plenty more years left in the ring.

"This training camp has gone great, I feel sharp and strong. I can’t wait to produce one of my best performances on Saturday night."

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Taylor has competed in big arenas such as Madison Square Garden, Wembley Stadium and the Principality Stadium, but fighting in Leeds holds special meaning for the 35-year-old. Her father was born in the city and she is a big Leeds United fan.

"This is the first fight in a long time where I'll box in front of a live crowd," she said.

"The fact it’s here in Leeds, some of my best memories as a kid was visiting this city and going to Leeds United games at Elland Road.

"This city has a special place in my heart and I never thought I’d actually have the chance to fight here. I’m just so excited about it."

Mandatory challenger Han returns to the ring six months after giving birth to her second child. The Texan has fought just once since February 2018 but Taylor is taking nothing for granted.

"This is a huge fight for both of us," said the Bray boxer. "I don’t overlook anybody, I can’t afford to get complacent.

"If you get complacent that’s when you start losing fights. I have prepared for this fight just like I prepare for any fight. I’m expecting a tough challenge on Saturday and I’m prepared for that."

Han, whose record is 18-3-1, believes she can inflict a first professional defeat on Taylor.

"My team and I have travelled a long way for this, to show the world what we have," said the 38-year-old.

"I worked my entire life for this opportunity. I’m excited to be here. It’s my time.

"This has already been life-changing. I’ve overcame many obstacles to get to this point. I’ve never fought in this kind of a stage so this is going to be amazing."