Taekwondo at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics

The taekwondo tournament at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics was held between 7 and 11 October in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Taekwondo
at the III Summer Youth Olympic Games
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VenueParque Polideportivo Roca
Dates7–11 October
No. of events10 (5 boys, 5 girls)
Competitors100 (50 boys and 50 girls) from 58 nations
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100 athletes participated in the tournament, that took place at the Parque Polideportivo Roca in Buenos Aires.

QualificationEdit

SummaryEdit

NOC Boys Girls Total
48 kg 55 kg 63 kg 73 kg +73 kg 44 kg 49 kg 55 kg 63 kg +63 kg
  Afghanistan X 1
  Argentina X X X 3
  Armenia X 1
  Azerbaijan X X 2
  Belgium X 1
  Bhutan X 1
  Brazil X 1
  Canada X 1
  Cape Verde X 1
  Chad X 1
  China X X X 3
  Chinese Taipei X X 2
  Colombia X 1
  Croatia X X X 3
  Czech Republic X 1
  Democratic Republic of the Congo X 1
  Djibouti X 1
  Ecuador X 1
  Egypt X X X 3
  Gabon X 1
  Georgia X 1
  Germany X 1
  Great Britain X X X 3
  Greece X X X 3
  Iran X X X X X X 6
  Israel X X 2
  Italy X X 2
  Ivory Coast X 1
  Japan X 1
  Jordan X X X 3
  Kazakhstan X X 2
  Libya X 1
  Macedonia X 1
  Mali X 1
  Mexico X X 2
  Mongolia X 1
  Morocco X X 2
  Nicaragua X 1
  Niger X 1
  Norway X 1
  Palestine X 1
  Poland X X 2
  Russia X X X X X 5
  São Tomé and Príncipe X 1
  Saudi Arabia X 1
  Serbia X X X 3
  Slovenia X 1
  South Korea X X X X X 5
  South Sudan X 1
  Spain X 1
  Sweden X 1
  Thailand X X X 3
  Tunisia X X 2
  Turkey X X 2
  Ukraine X 1
  United States X X 2
  Uzbekistan X 1
  Vietnam X 1
58 NOCs 9 12 11 10 8 10 11 10 10 9 100

Men's eventsEdit

Competition NOC Qualified
-48 kg -55 kg -63 kg -73 kg +73 kg
Host Country   Argentina   Argentina
WT Qualification Tournament   Uzbekistan
  Russia
  Tunisia
  Georgia
  South Korea
  United States
  Croatia
  Russia
  Greece
  Jordan
  Serbia
  Spain
  China
  South Korea
  Iran
  Ukraine
  Russia
  Italy
  South Korea
  Saudi Arabia
  Thailand
  Azerbaijan
  Egypt
  Iran
  Armenia
  Belgium
  Ecuador
  Chinese Taipei
  Greece
  Serbia
  Egypt
  Chinese Taipei
  Canada
  Iran
  Slovenia
  Norway
  Poland
Universality Places   Comoros
  Palestine
  Cape Verde
  Niger
  Democratic Republic of the Congo
  Libya
  South Sudan
  Chad
  Nicaragua
  Afghanistan
Reallocation   Mongolia   Great Britain
  Japan
  Israel
Total 9 12 11 10 8

Women's eventsEdit

Competition NOC Qualified
-44 kg -49 kg -55 kg -63 kg +63 kg
Host Country   Argentina
WT Qualification Tournament   Russia
  South Korea
  Croatia
  Mexico
  Turkey
  Iran
  Italy
  Azerbaijan
  United States
  China
  Russia
  Great Britain
  South Korea
  Vietnam
  Thailand
  Greece
  Jordan
  Brazil
  Thailand
  China
  Egypt
  Morocco
  Mexico
  Serbia
  Italy
  Iran
  Jordan
  Tunisia
  Croatia
  Czech Republic
  China
  Iran
  Russia
  Poland
  Morocco
  Turkey
  Great Britain
Universality Places   Djibouti   Bhutan
  Cambodia
  Gabon
  Macedonia
  Ivory Coast
  São Tomé and Príncipe
  Mali
  Tonga[1]
Reallocation   Kazakhstan   Israel
  Kazakhstan
  Sweden
  Germany   Colombia
Total 10 11 10 10 9

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia4015
2  Iran3104
3  South Korea1225
4  Morocco1102
  Thailand1102
6  Belgium0101
  Chinese Taipei0101
  Serbia0101
  United States0101
  Uzbekistan0101
11  China0022
  Italy0022
  Mexico0022
14  Afghanistan0011
  Azerbaijan0011
  Brazil0011
  Canada0011
  Croatia0011
  Ecuador0011
  Egypt0011
  Greece0011
  Jordan0011
  Niger0011
  Tunisia0011
Totals (24 entries)10102040

MedallistsEdit

BoysEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Boys' 48 kg
details
Dmitrii Shishko
  Russia
Ulugbek Rashitov
  Uzbekistan
Im Seong-bin
  South Korea
Mohamed Khalil Jendoubi
  Tunisia
Boys' 55 kg
details
Georgii Popov
  Russia
Kim Kang-min
  South Korea
Mahamadou Maharana Amadou't
  Niger
Zaid Mustafa
  Jordan
Boys' 63 kg
details
Cho Won-hee
  South Korea
Nareupong Thepsen
  Thailand
Javad Aghayev
  Azerbaijan
Gabriele Caulo
  Italy
Boys' 73 kg
details
Ali Eshkevarian
  Iran
Badr Achab
  Belgium
Eyad Adel Mahmoud
  Egypt
Darlyn Padilla
  Ecuador
Boys' +73 kg
details
Mohammad Ali Khosravi
  Iran
Lee Meng-en
  Chinese Taipei
Nisar Ahmad Abdul Rahimzai
  Afghanistan
Ethan McClymont
  Canada

GirlsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Girls' 44 kg
details
Polina Shcherbakova
  Russia
Kang Mi-reu
  South Korea
Alicia Rodríguez
  Mexico
Lena Stojković
  Croatia
Girls' 49 kg
details
Elizaveta Ryadninskaya
  Russia
Anastasija Zolotic
  United States
Lee Ye-ji
  South Korea
Cao Zihan
  China
Girls' 55 kg
details
Kanthida Saengsin
  Thailand
Safia Salih
  Morocco
Fani Tzeli
  Greece
Sandy Macedo
  Brazil
Girls' 63 kg
details
Yalda Valinejad
  Iran
Nadica Božanić
  Serbia
Leslie Soltero
  Mexico
Assunta Cennamo
  Italy
Girls' +63 kg
details
Fatima-Ezzahra Aboufaras
  Morocco
Kimia Hemmati
  Iran
Mu Wenzhe
  China
Kristina Adebaio
  Russia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "TASANOC awarded 4 Universality places for YOG2018". Nuku'alofa Times. Nuku'alofa, Tonga. 18 April 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2018.

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