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mikesilvia
08-03-2012, 08:00 PM
http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/8WUjtAjrjYrKK.UDVSumqQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9ODU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2012-08-03T215145Z_1_CBRE8721OQE00_RTROPTP_2_OLY-BOXI-BXM69K-BXM069405.JPG (http://news.yahoo.com/boxing-u-men-humiliated-worst-games-performance-215145158--box.html)LONDON (Reuters) - The United States men's team made a humiliating exit from the London Games on Friday after their final two fighters were eliminated, the first time the once great amateur boxing nation has failed to bring an Olympic medal home. The U.S. came to the Olympics with the biggest boxing squad of any country but after less than a week's fighting, not one of their nine male boxers, competing across all bar one weight class, were good enough to make it beyond the last 16. Three female fighters can salvage some pride for the U.S. ...



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