Olympic taekwondo: Chinese Wu wins gold

August 9th, 2012 - 7:17 am ICT by IANS  

London, Aug 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) China’s Wu Jingyu defended her flyweight Olympic taekwondo gold in devastating fashion Wednesday.

The two-time world champion thrashed Spain’s three-time world champion Brigitte Yague Enrique 8-1 in the final, winning the first round 4-0 and never looking back.

The division’s two bronze medals went to Lucija Zaninovic of Croatia and Thailand’s Chanatip Sonkham in earlier bouts.

–IANS/RIA Novosti

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