Dae-hoon Lee, an elite Taekwondo player, took 5rd straight Grand Prix title in Rabat from the 2013 Manchester Grand Prix(GP). It’s his 7rd Grand Prix title.
|So-hui Kim, who won her first Grand Prix title at the 2017 World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Rabat.|
Korea’s So-hui Kim and Tae-hun Kim also won gold medals at the 2017 World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Rabat.
This is also South Korea's third gold and fourth silver medal overall at the 2017 World Taekwondo Grand Prix series 2, which take place between September 22 and 24 at the Complexe Sportif Prince Moulay Abdellah in Morocco
In the men's -68kg, Lee defeated Mexico's Saul Gutierez for the final.
Lee pressed Saul with his serial kicks and hurricane-force action after Saul won first point.
Lee landed superb combination kicks with his left skipping kick, counter kick and whipping kick on Saul, who lost his will to fight, and Lee advanced to the finals, 20-7 to Lee.
In the finals, Lee's opponent was Taiwan's Huang Yu-Jen. Lee defeated Taiwanese at the 2017 World Taekwondo Championships in Muju.
|Dae-hoon Lee(right), who took 7rd Grand Prix title at the the 2017 World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Rabat.|
Both players were in close-contact range by exchanging attacks until the middle of the second round. In the final round, Lee began to attack with his superb round kick on Taiwanese's head, stabbing away Taiwanese's side kick, and Lee won a gold, 13-9.
Including the 2017 World Taekwondo Grand Prix Final in Rabat, Lee took his 7th and 5-Time Grand Prix titles since the 2013 Grand Prix in Manchester (GP).
In the female's -49kg, So-hui Kim won her first Grand Prix title in this year.
Kim beat Korean Jae-Young Sim for the finals.
Kim scored three points with exchanging penalty in the first round. And Kim extended her lead by landing right round kick to Sim’s head in the second round. Kim landed another crescent kick to Sim’s body; the match ended 12-7 to Kim.
In the finals, Kim defeated Truong Thi Kim Tuyen, who won a silver medal at the Muju World Taekwondo Championships.
In the first round, Kim landed her superb kicks to the trunk for a six-point lead. Kim extended her attack with a head kick, and Kim won her first gold medal in the 2017 Grand Prix series.
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