Taekwondo at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Women's +67 kg

The women's +67 kg competition in taekwondo at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens took place on August 29 at the Faliro Coastal Zone Olympic Complex.

Women's +67 kg
at the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad
VenueFaliro Coastal Zone Olympic Complex
Date29 August
Competitors15 from 15 nations
1st place, gold medalist(s) Chen Zhong  China
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Myriam Baverel  France
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Adriana Carmona  Venezuela
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China's Chen Zhong capped off the final day of the Games with a perfect culmination for her national squad, as she defended her Olympic title from Sydney in the women's heavyweight division over France's Myriam Baverel with a satisfying 12–5 record.[1][2] Returning to her second Olympic stint along with Chen and Baverel, Venezuela's Adriana Carmona thrashed her Brazilian opponent Natália Falavigna 7–4 to pick up a bronze.[3][4]

Competition formatEdit

The main bracket consisted of a single elimination tournament, culminating in the gold medal match. The taekwondo fighters eliminated in earlier rounds by the two finalists of the main bracket advanced directly to the repechage tournament. These matches determined the bronze medal winner for the event.[5]


All times are Greece Standard Time (UTC+2)

Date Time Round
Sunday, 29 August 2004 09:00
Preliminary Round


  • PTG — Won by points gap
  • KO — Won by knockout
  • SUP — Won by superiority
  • OT — Won on over time (Golden Point)
  • WO — Walkover

Main bracketEdit

Preliminary round Quarterfinals Semifinals Gold medal match
  Nataša Vezmar (CRO) 4
  Princess Dudu (NGR) 9   Nadin Dawani (JOR) 5
  Nadin Dawani (JOR) 12   Nadin Dawani (JOR) 3
  Myriam Baverel (FRA) 7   Myriam Baverel (FRA) 3+
  Dominique Bosshart (CAN) 5   Myriam Baverel (FRA) 8+
  Daniela Castrignano (ITA) 6   Daniela Castrignano (ITA) 8
  Mounia Bourguigue (MAR) 4   Myriam Baverel (FRA) 5
  Natália Falavigna (BRA) 7   Chen Zhong (CHN) 12
  Tina Morgan (AUS) 2   Natália Falavigna (BRA) 8
  Laurence Rase (BEL) 9   Laurence Rase (BEL) 4
  Natalya Mikryukova (UZB) 6   Chen Zhong (CHN) 8
  Chen Zhong (CHN) 7   Natália Falavigna (BRA) 5
  Yoriko Okamoto (JPN) 5   Chen Zhong (CHN) 7
  Adriana Carmona (VEN) 8+   Adriana Carmona (VEN) 5
  Sarah Stevenson (GBR) 8


Quarterfinals Semifinals Bronze medal match
  Nadin Dawani (JOR) 8
  Adriana Carmona (VEN) 5   Adriana Carmona (VEN) 11
  Yoriko Okamoto (JPN) 2   Adriana Carmona (VEN) 7
  Natália Falavigna (BRA) 4
  Natália Falavigna (BRA) 6
  Daniela Castrignano (ITA) 6   Daniela Castrignano (ITA) 3
  Dominique Bosshart (CAN) 3


  1. ^ "Miracles lift China up at Athens Games". Xinhua. China Daily. 30 August 2004. Retrieved 24 December 2014.
  2. ^ "Chen Zhong Wins Gold Taekwondo Women's over 67kg". China Internet Information Center. 30 August 2004. Retrieved 23 December 2014.
  3. ^ "Chen wraps up China's gold rush with 32nd gold". China Daily. 29 August 2004. Retrieved 23 December 2014.
  4. ^ "Moon takes taekwondo gold". BBC Sport. 29 August 2004. Retrieved 23 December 2014.
  5. ^ "Taekwondo – Competition format". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 23 December 2014.

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