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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 21:  Claressa Maria Shields of the United States and Nouchka Fontijn of the Netherlands compete during the Women's Middle (69-75kg) Final Bout on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro - Pavilion 6 on August 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 21:  Claressa Maria Shields of the United States and Nouchka Fontijn of the Netherlands compete during the Women's Middle (69-75kg) Final Bout on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro - Pavilion 6 on August 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

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