Published on The Guardian.
An evening session at the DRC national team training area. Coach Maloli supervises the ring.
Safi Lukambo, one of the DRC's handful of female boxers, pictured at home.
Miki Ndaya in her training attire.
Gloves on the washing line at the home of Miki Ndaya, a boxer in Kinshasa.
Miki Ndaya and her daughter Princess at home in Kinshasa.
Miki Ndaya pictured at the DRC national team ring.
Jorbelle Malewu, one of Kinshasa's female boxers, at home. Jorbelle is the only female middleweight boxer in Kinshasa.