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Maria del Rosario Espinoza wins gold in women’s 67kg plus taekwondo

Maria del Rosario Espinoza from Mexico has won the gold medal in the women’s 67kg plus division of taekwondo.
Nina Solheim from Norway won the silver medal. Sarah Stevenson from Great Britain and Natalia Falavigna from Brazil won bronze medals.

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United States
KRAUT Laura - CEDRIC
MADDEN Beezie - AUTHENTIC
SIMPSON Will CARLSSON - VOM DACH
WARD Mclain - SAPPHIRE
Canada
CONE Mac - OLE
HENSELWOOD Jill - SPECIAL ED
LAMAZE Eric - HICKSTEAD
MILLAR Ian - IN STYLE
Norway
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Vincent Hancock from the United States has won the gold medal in the men’s skeet at the Beijing Olympic Games with a total of 145 hits. Hancock had to battle off Tore Brovold of Norway in a shoot-off for the gold. Anthony Terras of France took the bronze medal, also after a shoot-off.