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Watts, Shelley (1987 - )

Born
10 August 1987
Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Athlete, Boxer and Commonwealth or Empire Games gold medalist

Summary

Shelley Watts became Australia's first female boxing champion when she won the gold medal in the lightweight division at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014.

Details

Events

2014
Gold Medalist at Glasgow Commonwealth Games - Boxing - Lightweight (60 kg)

Sources used to compile this entry: Phil Lutton, 'Commonwealth Games: Shelley Watts Australia's first women's boxing champion', Sydney Morning Herald, 2 August 2014, http://www.smh.com.au/commonwealth-games-glasgow-2014/commonwealth-games-news/commonwealth-games-shelley-watts-australias-first-womens-boxing-champion-20140802-zzvos.html [accessed 18 December 2015].

Caitlin Stone

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