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Cholitas wrestle in the ring

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter makes a key to their opponent during a wrestling session at the Havana Hotel Cholet in El Alto, outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia, June 29, 2018. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter makes a key to their opponent during a wrestling session at the Havana Hotel Cholet in El Alto, outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia, June 29, 2018. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter makes a key to their opponent during a wrestling session at the Havana Hotel Cholet in El Alto, outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia, June 29, 2018. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter performs during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter performs during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter performs during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter jumps during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter jumps during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter jumps during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter makes a key to their opponent during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter makes a key to their opponent during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter makes a key to their opponent during a wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter greets the audience before her wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter greets the audience before her wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter greets the audience before her wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter jumps over their opponent. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter jumps over their opponent. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighter jumps over their opponent. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A view of the Havana Hotel Cholet where Cholita (Andean woman) wrestling takes place in El Alto, outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado

A view of the Havana Hotel Cholet where Cholita (Andean woman) wrestling takes place in El Alto, outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado

A view of the Havana Hotel Cholet where Cholita (Andean woman) wrestling takes place in El Alto, outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

A Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado

Cholita (Andean woman) fighters perform at their wrestling session. REUTERS/David Mercado
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