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Mary Kom Yahoo India Person of the Year

Showing the way: MC Mary Kom directs her trainees at her boxing academy in Imphal, Manipur, India.

At home with Mary Kom - Yahoo India Person of the Year 2012

26 December 2012

In the year that women boxed for the first time at the Olympics, we haven’t stopped gushing about Mary Kom’s hard-won bronze medal. To discover the Mary behind the adulation and the awards, the publicity photos and the video clips, editor BIJOY VENUGOPAL and photographer HARI ADIVAREKAR travelled to Imphal in Manipur, India. And they discovered one thing -- Mary is a champion to adore.

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