taekwondo


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taekwondo

(ˈtaɪˈkwɒnˈdəʊ; ˈteɪ-)
n
(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) a Korean martial art that resembles karate
[C20: Korean tae kick + kwon fist + do way, method]
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Noun1.taekwondo - a Korean martial art similar to karatetaekwondo - a Korean martial art similar to karate
martial art - any of several Oriental arts of weaponless self-defense; usually practiced as a sport; "he had a black belt in the martial arts"
Translations
Taekwondo
テコンドー
태권도
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LAHORE -- Pakistan Olympic Association (POA) President Lt Gen (R) Syed Arif Hasan has greeted Pakistan Taekwondo team on winning eight medals in the recently concluded 7th All Hasan international open taekwondo championship in Jordan.
Addressing a welcome ceremony organized for players participating in 10th Asian Junior T a e k w o n d o Championship and 7th All Hassan International Open Cup Youth Cadet Tournament at Pakistan Embassy in Oman, Ambassador said that he would play his role in bilateral taekwondo training sessions among Pakistan and Jordan, according to a message received.
Summary: Eid Fairouz Al Mesmari, from Fujairah, was the first international referee for taekwondo
KEVIN BOOTH, 12, and Mia Hadfield, 13, from WLM Taekwondo, have both been selected to represent Great Britain this August in the Cadet World Taekwondo Championships, in Uzbekistan.
Summary: Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], June 11 (ANI): The India Open International Taekwondo Championship was inaugurated by the Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs V.
Huge field in New Face taekwondo tourney !-- -- (The Philippine Star) - June 4, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Around 1,500 taekwondo newcomers get a chance to show their progress when they compete in the 2019 Meralco/MVP Sports Foundation National New Face of the Year Taekwondo Championships on June 8-9 at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall.
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MANCHESTER will host the World Taekwondo Grand Prix finals for the first time in 2023.
Colombo, March 28 -- Special Task Force ( STF) Commandant Senior DIG M.R Latiff receives the 5th-degree black belt in Taekwondo, an honorary title from the Kukkiwon, the World Taekwondo Headquarters in South Korea.
MINGORA -- Ayesha Ayaz, Pakistan's youngest ever taekwondo athlete who won the bronze medal in the 27kg category during the 7th Fujairah Open International Taekwondo Championship in UAE, says she wants to take part in the Olympics to make her country proud.
PESHAWAR -- A young girl from Mingora brought home a bronze medal in 27-kg category of the seventh Fujairah Open Taekwondo Championship at United Arab Emirates Sports Complex.