Amaiya Zafar, 16, a devout Muslim from Oakdale, Minn., was disqualified before she had a chance to fight for the championship at the Sugar Bert Boxing National Championships in Kissimmee, Fla., the Washington Post reports.

She wears a hijab underneath her protective headgear when she boxes and rules are rules.

And sportsmanship is sportsmanship as Aliyah Charbonier proved to the rulemakers.
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