Great Britain's Nicola Adams became the first female boxer to win an Olympic gold medal in 2012.

Nicola Adams wins historic boxing gold for Great Britain

Great Britain's Nicola Adams became the first female boxer to win an Olympic gold medal in 2012.

Result: Nicola Adams guaranteed Olympic medal after reaching flyweight boxing semi-final

Result: Nicola Adams guaranteed Olympic medal after reaching flyweight boxing semi-final

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 wants to defend Olympics boxing title in Rio

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.

Great Britain's Nicola Adams made history by beating China's Ren Cancan to become the first woman to win an Olympic boxing gold medal.

Nicola Adams wins historic boxing gold for Great Britain

Great Britain's Nicola Adams made history by beating China's Ren Cancan to become the first woman to win an Olympic boxing gold medal.

History girl: Nicola Adams, Great Britain's world nuber two, will be one of 36 women in the historic first ever women's Olympic boxing compe...

London 2012 Olympics: judge women boxers on merit, urges Team GB boss Ron McCracken

History girl: Nicola Adams, Great Britain's world nuber two, will be one of 36 women in the historic first ever women's Olympic boxing compe...

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.

Olympics boxing: Fred Evans loses to Serik Sapiyev in final

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.

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

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

Olympic Boxing Day 2  Great Britain's Freddie Evans, and Algeria's Ilyas Abbadi.  Men's welter 69kg.

Olympic Boxing Day 2 Great Britain's Freddie Evans, and Algeria's Ilyas Abbadi. Men's welter 69kg.

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