Scotland’s first female Commonwealth boxer: ‘I’m expecting gold’

( CNN) She’s set to become her country’s first ever female boxer at a Commonwealth Activity, but Scottish teenager Vicky Glover isn’t heading to Australia’s Gold Coast simply to make up the numbers.

Indeed merely one honour will do for the 18 -year-old from Glasgow, who has overcome a disturbed past to territory a recognise on the team.

“Aside from the Olympics, emulating at the Commonwealth Tournament is the pinnacle for the purposes of an amateur boxer, ” Glover tells CNN Sport. “It means everything.”

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