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STEPPING FORWARD

The European championships present an opportunity for new internationals to make their name
GOOD SPIRITS: Sandy Ryan is looking forward to her return to elite level boxing
Photos: ACTION IMAGES/REUTERS/IVAN ALVARADO

THE women’s European championships begin in Madrid, Spain on Thursday (August 22) and conclude on September 1. It’s unusual to have the event following so soon after the European Games. But then these are unusual times in amateur boxing. Even at this late stage in the Olympic cycle, the weights that will be contested next year have only recently been settled, and the precise dates for the Tokyo 2020 qualification events are yet to be confirmed. But the path has at least become clear. For female boxers the Olympic weights are 51kgs, 57kgs, 60kgs, 69kgs and 75kgs and the road to Tokyo for British boxers can start with this major championship.

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