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Fuchs loses in the semi-finals of the Strandja Tournament in a split decision

Ginny Fuchs lost in a split decision today to Bulgarian Stoyka Petrova in the semi-finals of the Strandja Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria. Two of the three judges scored in favor of Petrova and the third judge had the fight scored as a tie, with the tiebreaker going to Fuchs.

Petrova advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2012 Olympic Game in London.

Ginny will be awarded the bronze medal in a ceremony on Feb. 28 following the championship match between Petrova and Chin'a Ren Cancan, who was the silver medalist in the 2012 Olympics.