British boxing gold medallist Nicola Adams is likely to turn down offers to turn professional in order to defend her Olympic flyweight title at the 2016 Games in Rio. The 29-year-old became the first female boxer to win an Olympic gold medal when she outclassed China's Ren Cancan.
Nicola Adams wins historic boxing gold for Great Britain
Fred Evans's bid to become the first Welshman to win Olympic boxing gold ended when he ran into a better welterweight in Serik Sapiyev. The Kazakh boxer was simply too good for the 21-year-old from Cardiff, winning the gold-medal contest 17-9. But Evans's silver medal makes him the most successful Welsh Olympic boxer, beating Ralph Evans's bronze in 1972.
Olympic women's boxing: Natasha Jonas through to quarter-finals
Great Britain's Natasha Jonas wins through to the quarter-finals of the women's lightweight boxing with a commanding 21-13 win over USA's Queen Underwood. Liverpool's Jonas became the first female Briton to win an Olympic boxing match as the women's event made its debut at the Games