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A lot can change in two years. At Rio 2016, Tongan taekwondo athlete, Pita Taufatofua, made headlines around the world when he carried his nation’s flag at the Opening Ceremony dressed in nothing more than...

(Dec. 18, 2017) – In competitive taekwondo, it is the fighters from Team Korea who boast the zaniest nicknames. 2017 World Champion Dae-hoon Lee, for example, is “The Quick-eyed Turtle,” while 2016 Olympic Champion...

ABIDJAN, Cote d’Ivoire (Dec. 5, 2017) – The last match of the male -80kg category of the 2017 World Taekwondo Grand Prix Final at Abidjan’s Palais de Sports de Treichville had everything: noise, spectacle...

ABIDJAN, Cote d’Ivoire (Dec. 4, 2017) - On the evening of Dec. 4, Team GB’s Bianca “Queen Bee” Walkden crowned a perfect year by being named World Taekwondo’s Best Female Athlete of the Year...

 

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