UNIVERSIADE: Taiwan adds a taekwondo silver

Focus Taiwan
Date: 2017/08/26
By: Oscar Wu and Kuan-lin Liu

Taipei, Aug. 26 (CNA) Taiwan took home the silver medal in the men’s team kyorugi

(From right to left) Yang Tsung-yeh (楊宗燁), Liu Wei-ting (劉威廷), Ho Chia-hsin (何嘉欣), and Huang Yu-jen (黃鈺仁, left)

contest, losing to Russia in the final at the 2017 Summer Universiade on Saturday.

Taiwan’s men’s team, made up of Huang Yu-jen (黃鈺仁), Yang Tsung-yeh (楊宗燁), Liu Wei-ting (劉威廷) and Ho Chia-hsin (何嘉欣) faced off against Russia’s team composed of Maksat Allalyev, Bogdan Grechkin, Rafail Aiukaev and Bulat Magomedov after going up against Sweden, the United States and South Korea in previous rounds.

The team suffered a 20-34 loss, settling for the runners-up place.

The bronze went to Kazakhstan and South Korea.    [FULL  STORY]

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