Kim So-Hui, Chao Shuai win gold

Kim So-Hui of South Korea and Zhao Shuai of China won gold in their respective categories in the men's and women's Taekwondo competition in the Olympics on Wednesday.

Kim Ho-Sui of South Korea smiles poses with her gold medal on Wednesday.   -  Getty Images

Kim So-Hui of South Korea clinched the Taekwondo gold in the women's 49kg flyweight category with a 7-6 victory over Serbia's Tijana Bogdanovic in the final.

In the men's 58kg flyweight category, Zhao Shuai of China won gold by defeating Tawin Hanprab of Thailand 6-4.

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