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    Boxing-Double Olympic champion Adams turns professional

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    Evening Standard1 hour ago

    Two-time Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams turns professional

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  • China's Xi says Winter Games must have no 'grandiose' projects
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  • Triple H explains why Kurt Angle is being inducted into WWE Hall of Fame
    International Business Times

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