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Sat, 16 Nov 2019 12:09 - Updated Sat, 16 Nov 2019 12:09

Taekwondo: Angola wins silver in World Cup

Luanda - The Angolan athlete Hernani Zacarias won the silver medal in the Taekwondo World Cup, that was held in South Korea.

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Athlete (file photo)

Photo: Rosario dos Santos

The Angolan lost to the Mongolian athlete after beating an opponent from Japan in a race on 13 this month.

The competition was promoted by the South Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), which involved 44 fighters.

Besides Angola, attended the competition athletes from Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Senegal, USA, England, Mozambique, Tunisia, China, Japan, Spain and East Timor.

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