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Form is temporary, class is permanent. This adage sits perfectly on MC Mary Kom. After failing to make the cut for Rio Olympics, many believed that the Manipuri’s inspirational fight inside the ring was losing the fire. At 35, the mother of three added another feather to her cap on Wednesday, becoming the Asian champion in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. This was her fifth gold medal in the tournament, after 2003 (India), 2005 (Taiwan), 2010 (Kazakhstan) and 2012 (Mongolia). As she wins the championship, here's a list of inspiring facts about the world boxing champion.