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Team GB Rio 2016 Olympics Pin Badges - 100 Days To Go Pin TS007

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World champion Lizzie Armitstead in the new Team GB kit for Rio 2016 ‪-

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Nicola Adams makes history with boxing gold. The first ever female Olympic boxing champion | Team GB

#Rio2016 - David Haye says champions like Nicola Adams can help Team GB equal Olympic boxing feats of London 2012

English boxers face knockout blow

Some of Team GB’s Olympic boxing heroes may be denied the opportunity to compete at next year’s Commonwealth Games, after the International Boxing Association suggested English athletes may be banned.

Champ from school of hard knocks: From inner-city estate to Olympic podium, Nicola punches her way into history books

Nicola Adams of Team GB wins the 1st ever women's Olympic boxing gold medal. (via Daily Mail; photo via Getty Images)

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Nicola Adams became the first ever Olympic boxing champion when she scooped the gold for Team GB in 2012. Proving that boxing is every bit a woman's game, the champion's victory has caused a dramatic surge of interest in female boxing.

Royal medal tally: Golden girl Kate leads Team HRH, having watched five gold medal winners (while Harry languishes with two)

Kate Middleton: Duchess of Cambridge has seen Team GB win five gold medals at the Olympic games | Mail Online

Result: Qais Ashfaq becomes fifth Team GB boxer to suffer Olympic elimination in Rio