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London 2012 star Jade Jones takes bronze in World Taekwondo Grand Prix Finals

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London 2012 gold medallist Jade Jones settled for bronze at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix Finals in Mexico City.

The 22-year-old from Wales, who had already secured a quota spot for Great Britain in the -57kg category at Rio 2016, defeated Sweden’s Nikita Glasnovic in the bronze medal play-off on impact – after neither fighter was able to make a breakthrough in the golden point round.

It was the second time Jones had been taken to a golden point round, having lost her semi-final to eventual gold medallist Hedaya Malak, with the Egyptian triumphant by superiority.

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