The reaction of the boxing public to Kathy Taylor’s victory over Amanda Serrano


After the end of the pound-for-pound women’s boxing leaders’ fight between the absolute lightweight champion Irish Kathy Taylor (21-0, 6 KOs) and ex-champion in 7 categories Puerto Rican Amanda Serrano (42-2-1, 30 KOs), her
reaction shared by: unified welterweight champion Errol Spence, former welterweight champion Regis Prograis, ex-challenger Gabrielle Rosado, boxing legend Oscar De La Hoya, undisputed lightweight champion George Kambosos, top welterweight prospect Virgil Ortiz, undisputed champion Clarissa Shields, top lightweight prospect Ryan Garcia, lightweight division champion Devin Haney, unified champion Michaela Mayer, former welterweight champion Shawn Porter, former UFC two-division champion Conor McGregor.

Errol Spence: “Bout the fight of the year, damn it!!”

Regis Prograis: “This should be the fight of the year.”

Gabriel Rosado: “My heart is broken for Amanda Serrano. The judges’ notes were terrible.”

Oscar De La Hoya: “Congratulations to women’s boxing!”

George Kambosos: “I bow to Amanda Serrano and Katie Taylor.”

Fight Katie Taylor – Amanda Serrano. Photos of referee cards

Virgil Ortiz: “Wow, this is a fight.”

Clarissa Shields: “What a fucking fight! Hey, Cathy is really the boss, but Amanda, oh my! If the notes – I’ll say: “Katie”, but in body language – Serrano was better!”

Ryan Garcia: “I just witnessed one of the best fights in history and in my humble opinion Katie pulled the fight off.”

“I have so much respect for these women. Absolutely inspiring, respectful to watch this. I hope you get all the money you deserve. And I’m so glad you fired up better than any man I’ve ever seen.”

Fight Katie Taylor – Amanda Serrano. Fight stats

Devin Haney: “If that’s not greatness, then I don’t know what to call it.”

Mikaela Mayer: Serrano won.

Sean Porter: “I think the fight was close. I don’t think the judges’ decision was right. We’ll talk about it on the podcast.”

Conor McGregor: “Kathy Taylor, the greatest! Absolutely incredible boxing! Bow to the lady! What a match.”