US women boxers see both sides of skirt issue
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By GREG BEACHAM
AP Sports Writer
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. -- Tyrieshia Douglas would love to box in the Olympics wearing a short skirt.
Not because she has to, but because she wants to.
"We're women, and women should be wearing a woman's uniform," said Douglas, the 23-year-old flyweight from Baltimore who survived a rough childhood in foster care to win silver medals at the last two national championships.
Douglas realizes ...
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