Korea Wins 3 Gold Medals in Tae Kwon Do at 2014 Incheon Asian Games

luvsmiling, Oct. 2, 2014, 8:41 a.m.


Korea won three gold medals in taekwondo in the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon on Wednesday, after spending the first day without winning any.  Kim So-hui who ended the drought, beating Taiwan's Lin Wan Ting 10-4 in the women's under-46 kg class.



Lee Ah-reum also took gold in the women's under-57 kg class by edging out Japan's Mayu Hamada 6-4.  In the men's over-87 kg class, Jo Chol-ho prevailed 7-6 over this year's Asian and World championships winner Dmitriy Shokin of Uzbekistan.  Jo's was the 50th gold medal for Korean taekwondo players in Asian Games history.

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