Katie Taylor on verge of Olympic qualification

Katie Taylor has won her quarter-final at the European Olympic Qualifiers in Turkey and is now just one fight from confirming her place in Rio.

Katie Taylor on verge of Olympic qualification

Taylor beat Denmark's Yvonne Rasmussen on a unanimous decision.

Flyweight Ceire Smith and middleweight Christina Desmond have both lost their quarter-finals.

In the men, David Oliver Joyce of Westmeath secured a win in his quarter-final bout while , Darren O'Neill and Brendan Irvine are both in action later.

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