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26 min ago | Newsday

Woman airlifted after A87 crash

The accident happened on the A87, between Invermoriston and Shiel Bridge, near the Cluanie Inn, at about 16:30 on Friday.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Ariane Fortin will represent Canada in the ring, leaving former friend behind

Canadian boxer Ariane Fortin, is competing for Canada at the upcoming Commonwealth Games, spars during practice in Montreal, July 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Boxing, More Sports, Olympic Boxing, Summer Olympic, Mary Spencer, Jinzi Li

MMA Weekly

Go Big or Go Home! Maureen Riordon's RFA Debut is Her Latest Combat Sports Endeavor

Just a few years ago, women's 135-pound newcomer Maureen "Baby Face" Riordon had never been involved in any athletic endeavors, and now within the span of three months, she will have not only made her pro MMA debut, but also her pro kickboxing and boxing debuts.

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CNN

Pentagon: Russia set to arm rebels

Ukrainian soldiers sit on an armored vehicle as they take up a position in a sunflower field near Donetsk, Ukraine, on Thursday, July 10. Here's a look at the upheaval that has persisted in eastern Ukraine since the election of President Petro Poroshenko.

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Competitor Magazine

Cain Kicks To 3000m Gold At Youth Worlds

A special, palpable feeling of excitement filled the air here at historic Hayward Field Thursday evening, as if each and every one of the 8,112 people in attendance knew history was going to be made when Mary Cain, the 18-year-old sensation from Bronxville, N.Y., toed the line in the women's 3,000 meters.

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Thetelegraphand Argus

Bradford gym's pivotal role as women's boxing makes debut at Commonwealth Games

WOMENS boxing makes its debut in the Commonwealth Games but what few may realise is the pivotal role Bradford is playing in providing a high profile platform for the sport.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Nicola Adams, Olympic Boxing, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Bradley Wiggins

Thu Jul 24, 2014

IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Relive all the action from Day One in...

Welcome to everyone from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. It has been a long build-up for Team Wales, that has been hampered by injuries, doping controversies and most recently accreditation refusal for boxer Fred Evans.

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BBC News

The pros can wait, says London 2012 champion Adams

Competition dates: 24 July - 3 August. Coverage: Live on BBC TV, HD, BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Radio Scotland, Red Button, Connected TVs, online, tablets and mobiles Better to be famous for your smile than for your frown.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Nicola Adams, Olympic Boxing, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Natasha Jonas, Savannah Marshall

Wed Jul 23, 2014

BleacherReport

Charting What the Next 12 Months Might Look Like for Ronda Rousey

Just when it seemed she had cleared out most of the top contenders at 135 pounds, the UFC made moves to line up her next crop of opponents.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, Ronda Rousey, Summer Olympic, Holly Holm, Sports, Boxing, More Sports

MMAFighting.com

Gina Carano's talks with UFC 'getting close'

Well, it's already been a banner week filled with blockbuster news, but as of yet, a deal to bring her in for a presumed title fight against women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has yet to get done.

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Reason Magazine

Stop Segregating Sports by Gender

Catanzaro, who stands 5 feet 0 inches tall and weighs 100 pounds after a big lunch, did what none of those outstanding athletes could.

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DNA India

My biopic will inspire youth, especially women: Mary Kom

Though hesitant to speak about her biopic, woman boxer Mary Kom is hoping that the film does not create instability in her home state of Manipur.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Tyson Fury calls out top woman footballer

Angry world heavyweight boxing contender Tyson Fury has challenged a top women's football player to a fight - by mistake.

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BBC News

Boxers lead NI's medal contenders

The Northern Ireland team have travelled to the Commonwealth Games optimistic that they can better the 10 medals achieved in Delhi four years ago.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Age

Scott and Watts revel in respect

Kaye Scott and Shelley Watts remember the days when a woman stepped into the boxing ring only if she was wearing a bikini and holding a sign with a large number on it.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WBNS

Ohioan charged in death of former boxing champion

A Cleveland woman is charged with aggravated vehicular homicide in the death of a former national boxing champion who was flung off the hood of the woman's car and was run over by a different vehicle.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Boulder Weekly

Far from tapping out

In 2009, more than 100 years after the first women's boxing demonstration at the Olympics, headlines announced it would finally be accepted as an Olympic sport.

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St. Petersburg Times

Spirited female boxer battles for HBO showcase

Bulldog Boxing and Fitness occupies part of a warehouse complex on a remote rural patch where east Tampa nudges against Brandon.

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Isportsweb.com

UFC: Introducing Holly Holm

If there is only one reason in the world for me to visit websites like world star hip hop it's to watch girls throw fisticuffs, sometimes while holding a baby in one hand.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

MMA Mania

ESPYs Awards 2014: UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey wins 'Best Female Athlete'

"Rowdy" was honored earlier this evening at the 2014 ESPYs Awards, "which celebrates the year's best athletes and moments in sports."

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Related Topix: Ronda Rousey, Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Summer Olympic, Mixed Martial Arts, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Jon Jones

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