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London 2012 - Women's boxing not only broke down one of the last remaining bastions of Olympic equality at the London 2012 Games, but served up a series of showcase sessions which eclipsed their male equivalents. Russia's Elena Savelyeva beat Kim Hye Song 12-9 in the first women's bout in Games history, while Nicola Adam's took the first gold for Team GB.

51 kg (fly), - 60 kg, 75 kg, ADAMS, Nicola, Boxing, Great Britain, Ireland, London 2012, SAVELYEVA, Elena, SHIELDS, Claressa, TAYLOR, Katie, 60 kg (light), 75 kg (middle), Women,
IOC - Women's Boxing makes its debut - review

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