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Is women's boxing coming to 2012?
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It is one of the new events being considered by the International Olympic Committee

Boxing is a controversial sport anyway, and the issue of women's boxing even more so.

The International Olympic Committee has been meeting in Berlin to discuss if women boxers should be allowed to compete in the 2012 Games.

It would be the first time women's boxing has ever featured at an Olympics.

BBC London's Olympics Correspondent Adrian Warner is in berlin to hear from supporters and critics of the proposal.




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