Fourteen-year-old fighter trains for kickboxing world championship - DeKalb Daily Chronicle Photos

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Danika practices some of her countering techniques against Nate Beach, 20, as Pat White, a boxing and Muay Thai coach (far left), and Sean Thibault (back left) look on at the Academy of Human Performance in Aurora, Ill. on Tuesday, July 10, 2012.