Belfast Telegraph

Friday 1 August 2014

Taylor and Murphy secure final spots

Katie Taylor, pictured, defeated Mira Potkonen

Ireland's Katie Taylor moved closer to her fifth straight European Union title with a unanimous win over Mira Potkonen of Finland.

Heavyweight Leanne Murphy also progressed to Saturday's finals, beating Croatia's Dainjela Vernic

There were also wins for Great Britain trio Nicola Adams, Lisa Whiteside and Savannah Marshall in Hungary.

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