Posted: Sat 10th Dec 2016

Jade Jones takes gold at World Taekwondo Grand Prix final in Baku

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This article is old - Published: Saturday, Dec 10th, 2016

Jade Jones has won Gold at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix final in Baku in Azerbaijan

The two times Olympic champion from Flint beat Egypt’s Hedaya Malak 7-0 in the final of the -57kg category at the Sarhadchi Olympic Sports Complex. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Liverpool’s Bianca Walkden beat Zheng Shuyin of China to take thje +67kg title. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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The end of season event invites 128 top Olympic-ranked athletes, fighting in four female and four male weight categories, to earn ranking points in advance of the 2017 fighting season. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Jade Jones tempted by switch to MMA but only after third Olympic crown ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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Golden night for Flintshire’s Jade Jones as she is named BBC Wales Sports Personality of the Year 2016 ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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