A fighting chance
Women's boxing returns for London Olympics; Claressa Shields plans to be there
In the first Olympics in which women will compete for boxing medals, a 17-year-old from Michigan is ranked No. 1 in the nation in her weight class. She needs only a top-eight finish at an event in China later this week to qualify.
Trust us; this golden opportunity is not lost on Claressa Shields, either.
Shields has been training endlessly for this chance. With her coach and trainer, Jason Crutchfield, by her side, the young boxer has visions of gold this summer ...
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