Taekwondo: Olympic medallist Jade Jones leads GB squad

Jade Jones
Flint-born fighter Jade Jones, who turned 22 on Saturday, is unbeaten in 2015

Olympic gold medallist Jade Jones has been named in Great Britain's squad for the World Taekwondo Championship.

The 14-strong group have been given a target of between one and three medals at the event in Russia from 12-18 May.

"It is an achievable target with the athletes that have been selected," said Gary Hall, the GB Performance Director.

Lutalo Muhammad, who won World Championship gold and Olympic bronze in 2012, is also included for the competition in Chelyabinsk.

GB Taekwondo Squad
Men'sWomen's
Max Cater (-54kg)Charlie Maddock (-49kg)
Josh Calland (-58kg)Nicole Huntington (-53kg)
Jordan Gayle (-63kg)Jade Jones (-57kg)
Ruebyn Richards (-68kg)Rachelle Booth (-62kg)
Andrew Deer (-74kg)Jade Slavin (-73kg)
Damon Sansum (-80kg)Bianca Walkden (+73kg)
Lutalo Muhammad (-87kg)
Mahama Cho (+87kg)

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