Muslim women in Newcastle say boxing boosts their self-confidence

Muslim women in Newcastle say taking part in boxing is teaching them self-defence, keeping them fit and boosting their self-confidence.

Knock-Out Sister provides a safe space for Muslim women to learn new skills and slam stereotypes.

One of the women who has taken part says "it makes you feel like Superwoman."

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