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TWO of the top dozen female boxers in the country belong to Stevenage ABC. Leah Flintham (above left) and Michelle Smith have been chosen in the elite England squad of 12. They are attending a training camp in Manchester next week and will be off to Swede

TWO of the top dozen female boxers in the country belong to Stevenage ABC.

Leah Flintham (above left) and Michelle Smith have been chosen in the elite England squad of 12.

They are attending a training camp in Manchester next week and will be off to Sweden before Christmas to box in an international tournament.

The pair live in Letchworth GC and Leah, who is 25, will box at bantamweight and 29-year-old Michelle at lightweight.

Michelle has been boxing for little more than a year while Leah is more experienced having been fighting for the past four years.