Rio Olympics 2016: China's Zhao Shuai wins taekwondo gold

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China's Zhao wins gold in -58kg taekwondo final

Zhao Shuai won China's 19th gold medal of the Rio Games by taking the men's -58kg Olympic taekwondo title on Wednesday.

The 21-year-old beat Thailand's Tawin Hanprab 6-4 in the final.

Luisito Pie of the Dominican Republic and South Korea's Kim Tae-hun won the bronze medals.

Kim So-hui won gold in the women's -49kg final. The South Korean defeated Tijana Bogdanovic of Serbia 7-6 in a thrilling contest.

Patimat Abakarova of Azerbaijan and Thailand's Panipak Wongpattanakit took the bronze medals.

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