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mikesilvia
08-02-2012, 09:00 PM
http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/8aZjvkeUNDhFjUV2rwE8_w--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9ODU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2012-08-02T234550Z_1_CBRE8711U0H00_RTROPTP_2_OLY-BOXI-BXM91K-ROUNDS-DAY5.JPG (http://news.yahoo.com/boxing-officials-punished-night-shame-234218010--box.html)LONDON (Reuters) - A Turkmen boxing referee and an Azerbaijani technical official were expelled from the London Olympics on Thursday after a night of controversy plunged the sport back into the mire. The focus should be turning to women boxers competing at an Olympic Games for the first time on Sunday but instead the International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) has had to deal with the type of scandals that dogged it almost a decade ago. ...



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