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Photo Journal: Calcutta's woman boxer
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"People ask why I am still doing it: coaching, being a referee, spending time on boxing. They ask what boxing has given me - I still don't have a job, still struggle to keep going.

"But I am fiercely hopeful, and have given a lot of other girls something to hope for.

"At the end of it all, however, we are all alone and have to shape our lives without much help."

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