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Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

Taekwondo champ, 12, to get taste of Olympic training

Priscilla Ahra Jo, the 12-year-old taekwondo champion out of Clovis, does a sidekick during the poomsae competition at the Korea International Open earlier this month.The eighth-grader at Alta Sierra Intermediate in Clovis won the USA Taekwondo National Championships in her division and will train with the U.S. national team for one week at the ... (more)

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Wednesday | The China Post

Taiwan excels at taekwondo championships

The Chinese Taipei youth taekwondo team was received by a cheering crowd at the airport after returning home with two gold and two bronze medals at the first ever Cadet Taekwondo Championship.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Newsday

Team England poster appears in Wales

Commonwealth Games backers are investigating how a poster declaring "Proud to support Team England" appeared at a bus shelter in Wales.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Horizons broadening for taekwondo clubs

BRADFORD area clubs shone at the British International Open in Buckinghamshire, which attracted 400 competitors from as far afield as Belgium, Sweden, Holland and Malta.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

IcNetwork

Olympic taekwondo champion Jade Jones wins Korean Open title

Britain's first ever female Olympic taekwondo champion hit back from her recent World Grand Prix disappointment to claim gold at the Korean Open.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bangkok Post

Coach Choi may quit over allegations

The Korean has been under fire after Thai athlete Rungravee Khurasa claimed that the coach attacked her after she crashed out in the first round at last week's Korean Open.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Dorsetecho.co.uk

TAEKWONDO: Aaron goes for Korean gold

AARON Cook goes for gold again when he competes for the Isle of Man at the Korean Open, which got underway in Gyeongju yesterday.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Sun-Star

Bacolodnon jins to see action in Korea Open

BACOLOD City jins Deb Matthew "Jack" Daclan and Clouie Bolinas with other members of the Philippine Team departed Tuesday for South Korea to see action in the Korea Open set July 10 to 16. Hanah coach Vic Feria said two other Bacolod-born jins, Enrico Lizares Mora and Irene Bermejo , would have joined the Korea-bound national team but were not ... (more)

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Newsday

Jones loses in quarter-final in China

Olympic champion Jade Jones went out of the World Taekwondo Grand Prix at the quarter-final stage on an unsuccessful last day for Great Britain.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

BBC News

Jones in a 'good place' for China

Olympic champion Jade Jones says she is in a confident mood ahead of the latest leg of the World Taekwondo Grand Prix.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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