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Date of birth
14 Nov 1987
Yuzhuo Hou competed in TAEKWONDO
Did you know?
- Taekwondo has its roots in ancient Korean martial arts. Tae means 'to kick or smash with the foot', and kwon means 'to destroy with the fist'.
- The sport made its Olympic debut at Sydney in 2000. South Korea tops the Olympic medal list with nine golds and 12 medals in total.
- You score one point for a valid kick or punch to your opponent's torso, two for a spinning kick, and four for a turning kick to the head.
- As in Beijing, there will be eight taekwondo events at the London Games. There are four weight categories for men and four for women - all played in a knock-out format.
- Competitors who lose to one of the finalists will enter the 'repechage', which will eventually determine the winners of the bronze medals.
|9 Aug||Women's -57kg Gold Medal Final||—|
|9 Aug||Women's -57kg Semi-final of Table B||Won|
|9 Aug||Women's -57kg Quarter-final, Quarter-final 4||Won|
|9 Aug||Women's -57kg Preliminary Round, Match 8||Won|
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Head to Head
Yuzhuo Hou vs Jade Jones
London 2012 medals
London 2012 appearances
No further events
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