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Independent Lens "T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold"

Claressa "T-Rex" Shields. Credit: Courtesy of Sue Jaye Johnson
Claressa "T-Rex" Shields. Credit: Courtesy of Sue Jaye Johnson

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold

Meet Claressa "T-Rex" Shields, who rose from the streets of Flint, Michigan, and at 17 won the first Olympic gold medal for women's boxing in 2012. In this coming-of-age story, life outside the ring may be an even tougher fight.

Rating: 
TVPG
Length: 
1 hour 26 minutes
Closed Caption: 
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