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Queen Underwood Advances to Finals in US Olympic Boxing Trials

Seattle’s Queen Underwood won the most thrilling bout of the landmark tournament, held near Spokane, WA, weathering hundreds of punches from 19-year-old N’yteeyah Sherman before pulling out a 25-24 victory with a strong fourth round.

02/17/2012

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WA’s Underwood, Cruz Making History at First Women’s Olympic Boxing Trials

Seattle’s Queen Underwood and Christina Cruz both devoted their lives to boxing several years before women had any hope of Olympic glory. That opportunity arrives this week at the first U.S. Olympic team trials for women’s boxing outside of Spokane.

02/13/2012

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