Taekwondo

‘We cannot understand': Sudden death of taekwondo champion, 19, branded a mystery

‘We cannot understand': Sudden death of taekwondo champion, 19, branded a mystery

1 day ago   |   RT

The shocked coach of a tragic taekwondo starlet who won European gold less than a month ago says there is no obvious cause of her death at the age of 19, with messages of...
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Duke Roufus: Sergio Pettis has a few tricks up his sleeve for Kyoji Horiguchi's 'awkward' style

8 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

Duke Roufus is excited for the striking battle between Sergio Pettis and Kyoji Horiguchi . Pettis puts his bantamweight title on the line against former Bellator and RIZIN...
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Trump receives honorary ninth-degree black belt in taekwondo

Trump receives honorary ninth-degree black belt in taekwondo

10 days ago   |   New York Post

Former President Donald Trump was presented with an honorary ninth dan black belt in taekwondo over the weekend by the head of one of the sport's governing bodies at Trump's...
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Trump awarded a black belt

Trump awarded a black belt

10 days ago   |   RT

Donald Trump has been awarded an honorary black belt in taekwondo by a South Korean academy due to his interest in the martial art. The belt marks the former US president as a...
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Kicking toward an Olympic dream

Kicking toward an Olympic dream

29 days ago   |   KOAT

Three Albuquerque taekwondo athletes are set to compete for a spot on the U.S. National Team this weekend in Colorado Springs.
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North Korean Soldiers Lie Shirtless on Broken Glass

1 month ago   |   NY Times

The country has never been known for its subtlety, and martial-art stunts have long been a mainstay of its propaganda, designed to stoke national pride and instill fear in enemies.
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Iranian refugee shocks Olympic gold medalist Jones at Tokyo 2020

4 monthes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Alizadeh on the verge of winning taekwondo medal after shocking Jones before beating China's Lijun in quarter-finals.
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Kimia Alizadeh, Iranian Defector on Refugee Team, Beats Iranian in Taekwondo

4 monthes ago   |   NY Times

Kimia Alizadeh was a star in Iran for winning bronze in 2016, but she left the country in 2020 and is now part of a refugee team.
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Senseis explain karate as sport competes in Olympics for first time

Senseis explain karate as sport competes in Olympics for first time

4 monthes ago   |   WBALTV

In martial arts, there's judo, taekwondo and karate. The Tokyo Olympic Games will officially debut the sport as one of five this year.
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Tonga's oiled up Olympic flagbearer is back, shirtless, shiny and show-stopping

4 monthes ago   |   NY Daily News

Tonga's well-oiled sports machine was back on the Olympics stage at Friday's opening ceremony - and viewers are loving it. Pita Taufatofua is the taekwondo practitioner, skier...
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