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Taekwondo: Another Gold Medal For Blackwood Teenager


Just three weeks after being crowned European Champion, Lauren Williams has struck gold once again.

Lauren, 17, was competing for Great Britain at the Greece Open Taekwondo Championships in Salonica on Saturday June 11.

Fighting at the 67kg weight, the Blackwood teenager dropped only six points en route to the final, defeating Australia’s 2013 world champion Carmen Marton 16-4 in the semi-final.

In the final, Lauren, pictured below, bested Vanessa Koerndl from Germany 22-12 to win the 67kg category, and the exciting talent was nonchalantly cool about her performance.

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