Taylor named as Sky Sports woman of the month for June

Katie Taylor has received another accolade after she scooped the  Sky’s Sports woman of the Month award for June.

The Bray women got 33% of the vote, beating runner-up Katerina Johnson-Thompson, who got 24 % of the vote.

The award came on the back of Taylor’s  16th major title in a row after winning the gold medal at last month’s European Championship in Bucharest.

Speaking after the announcement, Taylor said : ” It is an absolutely huge honour for me particularly with the calibre of athletes that were nominated this month.”


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