The Wider Image: Chinese boxer trounces stereotypes to become 'Queen of the Ring'
Huang Wensi tries to work up a sweat to lower her body weight in Taipei, Taiwan, September 25, 2018. The tournament organizers gave Huang two hours to lose three pounds and drop below the category limit. If she failed, she would be disqualified. Huang is one of a small but growing number of women in China to embrace professional boxing, relishing its intense nature despite traditional stereotypes that steer women away from such activities. "A women is not just limited to being a wife or mother in the house," she said. REUTERS/Yue Wu SEARCH "WU BOXER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.