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Friday Sep 12 | The China Post

Bollywood queen Mary comes out fighting in bid for Asian Games win

Boxing queen Mary Kom, who has inspired a Bollywood movie on her life, hopes to overcome Olympic heartbreak by proving at the Asian Games that she still packs a mean punch. The 31-year-old mother-of-three from India's north-eastern state of Manipur wants to reproduce the form that won her an incredible five world titles in the 46-48kg category between 2002 and 2010.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Some of the cast of No Guts, No Heart, No Glory

BRADFORD'S Huggy's Gym, where 2012 Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams trained, is staging a play about Asian female boxers that won a Fringe First Award at the Edinburgh Festival. Based on interviews with young Muslim female boxers No Guts, No Heart, No Glory explores assumptions and expectations held of young Muslim women.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

York Press

Nicola Adams is due to have a shoulder operation in the next two weeks

Nicola Adams has been forced to withdraw from the Women's World Boxing Championships in South Korea in November due to injury.

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Evening Times

Girls! Come and join our fight club

FARAH JAMIL may have trained for a year before her first fight, but she is still ready for the hard slog to become one of Scotland's next Commonwealth boxing stars.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Daily Mail

Britain's first female Muslim boxer Ambreen Sadiq on the fight for her family's approval

Fist bump: Furious reactions to Obama's 5-hour golf game overshadow his 5-minute ISIS speech as he teed off IMMEDIATELY after condemning American photojournalist James Foley's executioners ISIS on the march DESPITE U.S. airstrikes: How terror group is expanding thanks to lucrative hostage trade, capturing swathes of territory and seizing oil ISIS ... (more)

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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