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The four-time world champ Katie Taylor will have to wait around a while extended to develop her first appearance as an Olympic boxer.
The Irish light-weight was passed a first-round bye Friday in the draw for the 1st ever women’s Olympic boxing competition, but she encounters a challenging 2nd round fight towards possibly Queen Underwood of the United States of Britain’s Natasha Jonas.
United States associate coach Gloria Peek was self-assured Underwood could possibly overcome in the two hard battles even though Taylor, who also performs football for Ireland, has defeated Underwood 3 times in past meetings.
36 women are battling in 3 various weight divisions at the London 2012 Games beginning Aug. 5. The men’s area is built up of 250 boxers in 10 weight divisions and begins Saturday.