American teen Claressa Shields boxes to gold medal match - Claressa Shields, left, defeated Kazakhstan's Marina Volnova in a middleweight 75-kg semifinal. (AP/Patrick Semansky) Seventeen-year-old American female boxer Claressa Shields is one win away from a gold medal.
Shakhram Giyasov of Uzbekistan poses with the silver, Daniyar Yeleussinov of Kazakhstan with the gold, Souleymane Cissokho of France and Mohammed Rabii of Morocco win the bronze medal in Men's Welterweight boxing during Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro - Pavilion 6 on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Incheon: M C Mary Kom becoming the first Indian woman boxer to clinch a gold medal in the Asian Games after a coming-from-behind win over Kazakhstan’s Zhaina Shekerbekova in the flyweight final here on Wednesday. The five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist beat Shekerbekova 2-0 to improve on the bronze medal she won in the previous edition of the Games, ... Read More »
L-R) Silver medalist Joe Joyce of Great Britain, gold medalist Tony Victor James Yoka of France and bronze medalists Filip Hrgovic of Croatia and Ivan Dychko of Kazakhstan pose on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men's Boxing Super Heavy (+91kg) on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro - Pavilion 6 on August 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Jamel Herring of the U.S. reacts as he leaves the ring after losing to Kazakhstan's Daniyar Yeleussinov in the Men's Light Welter (64kg) Round of 32 boxing match during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. (REUTERS/Murad Sezer)