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South Korea takes 3rd taekwondo gold

South Korea takes 3rd taekwondo gold

South Korea's Hwang Kyung-seon has defeated Canada's Karine Sergerie with a kick in the final seconds to win the women's 67-kilogram class gold in taekwondo.
Hwang trailed Sergerie by a kick as the first round ended, but came back with 30 seconds left in the second round to tie it up. She scored with a back kick with 35 seconds left to win Friday's event.
Winning bronze were France's Gwladys Epangue, who defeated Tina Morgan of Australia 4-1, and Sandra Saric of Croatia, who outscored Puerto Rico's Asuncion Ocasio Rodriguez 5-1.
Taekwondo awards two bronze medals in each weight class.