Against all odds: From fields to gold

Despite the humble beginnings and negative comments, Indian boxer Mary Kom is positive of Olympic glory in London.

    Mary Kom is the first woman in Indian history to qualify for the Olympic Games.

    She is also a five time World Champion and is doing her best to promote boxing among young girls.

    Prerna Suri finds out more about the Olympic hopeful.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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