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Why Katie Taylor needs VADA drug testing for her future fights

Olympic star Katie Taylor is now a undisputed professional champion. But she will require more stringent drug testing for her next fight. John Dennen explains
Katie Taylor
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KATIE TAYLOR will need more extensive drug testing for her next fight, whether that is a rematch with Delfine Persoon or a defence of her undisputed crown against Amanda Serrano.

Taylor unified the WBC, WBO, WBA and IBF lightweight world titles on a historic night at Madison Square Garden in New York when she beat Persoon on June 1.

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