TITLE

AMERICAN SWEETHEART

AUTHOR(S)
ALEKSANDER, IRINA
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Atlantic;Jun2012, Vol. 309 Issue 5, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles female boxer Marlen Esparza as she prepares to compete in the 2012 Olympic Games in London, England. The author looks at Esparza's boxing matches with female boxer Christina Cruz, the USA Boxing organization and its policies for women boxers, as well as her trainer Rudy Silva. Topics include Esparza's time growing up in Houston, Texas, the psychological aspects of her boxing strategy, and her plans to quit boxing after the 2012 Games.
ACCESSION #
76137045

 

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