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Day 2 of the 14th World Wushu Championships

2017-09-30

 
 
 
Day 2 of the 14th WWC open with a slate of Men's sanda 1/8 finals in the 56gkg ,60kg, 70kg, and 85kg weight divisions in the morning, further narrowing down the field of competitors from Day 1. The afternoon session brought taolu events in the Men's Daoshu and Nangun, and Women's Nanquan and Qiangshu, with award ceremonies following. Day 2 was capped off by more sanda with Women's 60kg 1/8 finals, and 1/8 finals for the Men's 60kg, 80kg, 90kg, and 90kg+.
 
Medals were awarded in each of the taolu events, and audience members were treated to faces new and old atop the podiums.
 
Men's Daoshu results:
Gold - Zhifeng LI, China (Score - 9.72)
Silver - Edgar Xavier MARVELO, Indonesia (Score - 9.68)
Bronze - Si Wei Jowen LIM, Singapore (Score - 9.65)
 

 
Men's Nangun results:
Gold - Po Wei LAI, Chinese Taipei (Score - 9.65)
Silver - Mun Hua HO, Malaysia (Score - 9.63)
Bronze - Yongun LEE, Korea (Score - 9.61)
   
 
Women's Qiangshu results:
Gold - Thuy Vi DUONG, Vietnam (Score - 9.64)
Silver - Heeju SEO, Korea (Score - 9.63)
Bronze - Keiko YAMAGUCHI, Japan (Score - 9.56)
 

Women's Nanquan results:
Gold -  Huiying CHEN, China (Score - 9.69)
Silver -  Tatiana IVSHINA, Russia (Score - 9.65)
Bronze -  Jianxin HE, Hong Kong (Score - 9.62)
 
 
More to come as we move further into the competition!
 
There's a lot to cover, and wushu competitors and fans can find the the latest news and more information on the wushu events and transportation plans on the official event website: http://14wwc.iwuf.org, and the full competition schedule here, so read up!
  
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