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The Modern Olympics: 1896 & 2004
Women in the Olympics
Women were not allowed to compete in the Olympics.
By 2004, women took part in most Olympic sports, but it wasn't until 2012 that they could enter boxing events. Today, women can participate in all Summer Olympic sports.
Siona Fernandes represented New Zealand in boxing at the London Olympics in 2012
Source: Joel's Goa Pics