Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/18/14

CHICAGO - NOVEMBER 03: Raushee Warren, blue trunks, boxes Somjit Jongjohor of Thailand, red trunks, during the 51 kg division November 3, 2007 during the finals of the AIBA World Boxing Championships at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
The evening session of the seventh day of competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games saw the final eight bouts of second round of preliminaries for the Men's Flyweight (52kg) and Welterweight (69kg) categories. The atmosphere was red-hot with eight adrenaline fueled contests lighting up the ExCeL arena. Credit: AIBA USA Team captain and third seed Raushee Warren, now a three-time Olympian, got the Flyweight (52kg) action underway as he faced Nordine Oubaali from France. It was fast and furious straight from the off between the two electric southpaws. Trading punches throughout, these two talented boxers were not giving each other an inch. Two superb left hooks by the experienced Warren saw him edge the first round. Oubaali came back strong and went on the attack in the second. Although the American's slick counter-punches were doing damage early on, the Frenchman's jabs began penetrating his rival's defences. His hook also connected several times and Oubaali clawed his way back...
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