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Olympic Womens Boxing

Women's Boxing Traveled Long Road To Olympics

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 07.21.2012 | Sports

-- When Lucia Rijker dropped in at the European Championships of women's boxing in her native Netherlands last year, the greatest fighter in the hist...

Women's World Boxing Championships in Qinhuangdao: The Loss of Mr. Sai's Horse Is Not Necessarily a Bad Thing

Sarah Deming | Posted 07.21.2012 | Sports
Sarah Deming

Mr. Sai lost his horse, and everyone thought he was very unlucky. Then the horse came back, bringing with it a herd of wild horses. Now everyone thought Mr. Sai was very lucky.

U.S. Women's Boxing Olympic Trials Day 7 Parting Shots

Sarah Deming | Posted 04.22.2012 | Sports
Sarah Deming

It was a near-capacity crowd at the Northern Quest in Spokane for the final night of the Olympic trials in women's boxing. Of the twenty-four fighters, the field had been narrowed to six finalists vying for three spots.

Women's Boxing: U.S. Olympic Team Trials Day 5 - The Weigh In

Sarah Deming | Posted 04.18.2012 | Sports
Sarah Deming

Each day's boxers must show up on weight or else forfeit their matches. Because there are only three Olympic weight classes for women, several of the fighters in this tournament are boxing outside of their comfort zone, but there haven't been issues thus far.

U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Women's Boxing -- Day 3: Boxing Love

Sarah Deming | Posted 04.16.2012 | Sports
Sarah Deming

Mayer boxed beautifully and got great leverage on her right hands, but Underwood did more, especially to the body. Now I understand what all the fuss is about.