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"RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Taekwondo may be best known for its flashy and acrobatic kicks, but the electronic scoring system used at the Olympics apparently doesn't care whether or not fighters use the correct technique. That's resulting in a lot of bizarre kicks that no true practitioner of the Korean martial art would recognize, in a departure that some say cheapens the sport.Sparring in taekwondo has traditionally relied on numerous kicks delivered with technical accuracy; depending on the kick, fighters usually strike with the blade of the foot, the heel or the front of the foot, with toes pointed back.", newsok.com
"With South Korea struggling to pick up gold medals at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, the pressure to end the drought rested squarely on the shoulders of a taekwondo fighter in the women's lightest weight class. (Park Hae-mook/The Korea Herald)And Kim So-hui, crowned the Olympic champion in the -49kg category on Wednesday, didn't disappoint.Kim defeated Tijana Bogdanovic 7-6 in the nervy final at Carioca Arena 3. It had...", www.koreaherald.com
"Olympic Taekwondo Results WednesdayMen58kgRound of 16Venilton Teixeira, Brazil, def. Luisito Pie, Dominican Republic, def. Luisito Pie, Dominican Republic, def. Women49kgRound of 16Iris Sing, Brazil, def. Tijana Bogdanovic, Serbia, def. Sohui Kim, South Korea, def. Tijana Bogdanovic, Serbia, def. Sohui Kim, South Korea, def. Sohui Kim, South Korea, def.", www.sfgate.com
"At the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, taekwondo may be moving further away from its roots as a Korean martial art, but organizers hope the new changes to the combat sport will produce more dynamic fights featuring even more of the acrobatic kicks it has become known for.", www.macon.com
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