Katie Taylor Irish hero Taylor wins gold medal

Ireland's Katie Taylor wins her country's first gold medal of London 2012 with a classy defeat of Russia's Sofya Ochigava.

9 Aug 12

Katie Taylor Taylor into lightweight decider

Ireland

8 Aug 12

Ireland's Katie Taylor is favourite for women's lightweight gold after securing a comfortable victory in her semi-final.

Getty Images Jonas makes female boxing history

Team USA

5 Aug 12

Lightweight Natasha Jonas becomes the first British woman to win an Olympic boxing match, beating American Quanitta Underwood.

Boxing Joshua meets Savon in first bout

Boxing

27 Jul 12

Great Britain's Anthony Joshua begins London 2012 super-heavyweight campaign against Erislandy Savon, nephew of Felix Savon.

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Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment
1 Taylor IRL
2 Ochigava RUS
3 Chorieva TJK
3 Araujo BRA
View full results for Women's Lightweight (60kg)

Head to Head

Natasha Jonas vs Adriana Araujo

Natasha Jonas

Natasha Jonas Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

Height

1.72m (5'8")

Weight

60kg

Age

30

Adriana Araujo

Adriana Araujo Brazil flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

Height

1.69m (5'7")

Weight

60kg

Age

32

View the London 2012 medallist table