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Team Great Britain Taekwondo

Great Britain's taekwondo team secured their best medal haul at a European Championships, with seven in all, as Martin Stamper and Caroline Fisher won bronzes on the final day.

21 October 2015 | Plymouth University Taekwondo star Katie Bradley has been selected to represent Great Britain under-21s at next month’s European Championships. https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/university-taekwondo-star-makes-great-britain-team

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Jade Jones wins Olympics taekwondo gold

Jade Jones wins Olympics taekwondo gold. Great Britain's Jade Jones beats Yuzhuo Hou of China to win Olympic gold in the 57kg class of taekwondo. The 19-year-old's 6-4 victory at the ExCel secured Britain's first Olympic taekwondo gold medal and takes Britain's gold medal tally to 25. Jade comes from Wales.

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GB taekwondo robot returns ahead of the European Championships

Great Britain's taekwondo fighters will take part in their final competition before the London 2012 Olympic Games when the European Championships begin in Manchester on Thursday. The competition presents the GB athletes with their last opportunity to convince Olympic selectors that they deserve at place in Team GB.

Great Britain's Lutalo Muhammad suffered an agonising last-second defeat in the men's -80kg taekwondo final - losing 8-6 to Cheick Sallah Cisse of the Ivory Coast.

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Taekwondo champion Jade Jones hopes for Rio double

Welsh gold medal winner Jade Jones is stunned by Olympic win - Britain's second Golden Woman from the 13th Day. Jones, 19, made history on Thursday by becoming Britain's 1st Olympic taekwondo winner. The Flint fighter beat world champion Yuzhuo Hou 6-4 to take the title. "It was just the best feeling, you can't describe that feeling." After a cagey opening round of the -57kg final, Jones took control in the second before easing to victory and securing Team GB's 25th gold medal at London…

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Taekwondo ace Jade Jones gets a big kick out of Olympic gold

Great Britain's Jade Jones celebrates winning gold against China's Yuzhuo Hou in the womens -57kg gold medal Taekwondo final - Unbridled joy.