Jade Jones: Double Olympic champion loses in World Taekwondo Grand Slam Series quarter-final

Jade Jones is targeting history by winning a third Olympic gold medal in Tokyo 2020
Jade Jones is targeting history by winning a third Olympic gold medal in Tokyo 2020

Double Olympic champion Jade Jones lost in the quarter-finals of the World Taekwondo Grand Slam Series in China.

The Welshwoman, 24, lost to Irem Yaman on a golden point, with the Turkish fighter going on to beat Lijun Zhou in the women's -57kg final to claim the £52,000 prize.

Bianca Walkden, who won the +67kg category in December, is the only British fighter to have taken gold.

Welsh fighter Lauren Williams lost in the quarter-finals in the -67kg.

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