Boxing is a forbidden sport
In Iran, several thousand female boxers train illegally and secretly in the basements of houses, parks and underground clubs. In Iran, boxing is forbidden for women, but athletes compete in world championships abroad and often win. Lida's mother enters the house with bread during a training season. Lida Rezaei, a 30-year-old boxer, is teaching boxing to her daughter in an underground club. September 4, 2021, Tehran.

Ali Sharifzade, Iran

Print Size: 960x640 mm
Frame Size: 1140x820 mm
Paper Type: Felix Schooller True Baryta 310gsm
Frame Colour: Black
Exhibit: POS AA 342 15

 

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Boxing is a forbidden sport

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In Iran, several thousand female boxers train illegally and secretly in the basements of houses, parks and underground clubs. In Iran, boxing is forbidden for women, but athletes compete in world championships abroad and often win. Lida's mother enters the house with bread during a training season. Lida Rezaei, a 30-year-old boxer, is teaching boxing to her daughter in an underground club. September 4, 2021, Tehran.

Photographer:
Ali Sharifzade, Iran


Print Size: 960x640 mm

Frame Size: 1140x820 mm

Exhibit: POS AA 342 15

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