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Rio 2016: Jade Jones & Lutalo Muhammad In GB Olympic Taekwondo Squad

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London 2012 champion Jade Jones is targeting a defence of her Olympic crown after being named in Great Britain’s taekwondo squad for Rio 2016.

The -57kg world number one has won a World Grand Prix and two European titles since her success in 2012.

Jones is joined by world champion Bianca Walkden (+67kg), Olympic bronze medallist Lutalo Muhammad (-80kg) and heavyweight Mahama Cho (+80kg).

“I’m going to Rio for gold,” said Jones, from Flint in north Wales.

“I’ll be leaving everything on the mat and I want to be the best which makes me hungrier than ever and determined to succeed.”

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