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7/28/12 at 09:19 AM 0 Comments

London Olympics Opening Ceremony: Kevin Durant Mugs with Claressa Shields (PHOTO)

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(Photo: Claressa Shields)

U.S. Olympic boxer Claressa Shields, 17, appeared to be having the time of her life during the Opening Ceremonies in London Friday.

Shields tweeted photos of herself and teammates and shortly afterwards tweeted: "Bout to cut down on tweeting for a while." Her resolve to win a gold medal is amazing.

Upon hearing on Friday that she recieved a first-round bye, she posted, "Cool. A step closer to my dream."

For the photo with Kevin Durant she tweeted: "Me an Kevin Durant at open ceremony. We were matching I had to get the pic!"

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