Photo of the Day

September 8, 2018


Professional boxer Claressa Shields rests in her corner between rounds during a boxing match in Detroit, Michigan. Shields was the first American woman to win a gold medal in boxing at the London 2012 Olympics. She went on to successfully defend her middleweight title at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Terrell Groggins, National Geographic Your Shot
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