Izaki, a fitness club instructor won approval on February 29 as Japan's oldest professional boxer of either gender, among 20 women who were awarded licenses from the Japan Boxing Commission.
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Germany's Susianna Kentikian (L) fights against Sarah Goodson of the Philippines in the WBA and WIBF World Flyweight Championship fight in the northern German city of Hamburg on February 29, 2008.
Kentikian won the fight.
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