Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Katie Taylor vs Rose Volante report
Who won Taylor vs Volante?
Katie Taylor beat Rose Volante by technical knockout in the 9th round on Friday 15th March 2019 at Liacouras Center in Pennsylvania.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Taylor vs Volante stats
Katie Taylor stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 12 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Rose Volante made her way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and 0 draws, with 8 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Volante had advantage in power over Taylor, with a 57% knock out percentage over Taylor's 42%.
Katie Taylor was the younger woman by 4 years, at 36 years old.
Volante had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Katie Taylor & Rose Volante fought out of an orthodox stance.
Taylor was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made her debut in 2016, 2 year and 6 months later than Volante, whose first professional fight was in 2014. She had fought 143 more professional rounds, 194 to Volante's 51.
Taylor vs Volante form
Katie Taylor had beaten 5 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight before this contest, she had defeated Karen Elizabeth Carabajal on 29th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley Arena, Wembley, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, she had defeated Amanda Serrano on 30th April 2022 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, she had beat Firuza Sharipova on 11th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Echo Arena, Merseyside, United Kingdom.
Before that, she had won against Jennifer Han on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Emerald Headingley Stadium, Leeds.
She had beat Natasha Jonas on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Taylor's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 26 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 5 months. In those fights, she fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Taylor vs Volante start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States, which was around 2:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Taylor vs Volante?
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