CONOR CRY 'Incredible display again' - Conor McGregor leads the plaudits as Katie Taylor turns on the style
Conor McGregor was among the first to congratulate Katie Taylor as she stormed to a comprehensive victory against Spain's Miriam Gutierrez in London.
The Irish sporting icon was at her magnificent best as she showed a stunning range of punches to dismantle her opponent from first bell to last.
It was a masterclasss of supreme quality from the Bray warrior as she extended her unbeaten record to 17-0 in the professional ranks.
There was an instant outpouring of support for Taylor, as she set her sights on extending her winning run in 2021.
As ever, Taylor's success sparked an instant outpouring of adoration on Twitter, with former UFC king Conor McGregor leading the way with his tribute.
Incredible display again @KatieTaylor! Phenomenal!— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) November 14, 2020
Also unlucky tonight to @RhysMcKee in UFC competition.
Head up, stay the course!
We take lessons from our wins, we take lessons from our losses.
Embrace it all and move forward!
Congrats guys, great fighting! #IrishFighting âï¸
Congratulations to the champ @KatieTaylor on a punch perfect performance there! 👊— Tony Bellew (@TonyBellew) November 14, 2020
No surprises in the Wembley Arena. Gutierrez was brave but utterly outclassed by @KatieTaylor . The big mystery is which round did judge Victory Loughlin give to the Spaniard. Utterly baffling decision #KatieTaylor— Sean McGoldrick (@SeanMcGoldrick1) November 15, 2020
Another magical performance from the brilliant @KatieTaylor. One of Irelandâs greatest sporting icons of all-time and a wonderful role model 👏🏻🇮🇪 🥊 #TaylorGutierrez #legend pic.twitter.com/QmdTOQgJEV— Kevin Palmer (@RealKevinPalmer) November 14, 2020