Ghanaian Athlete Wins Gold At The 2019 Taekwondo World Championship

Henrietta Naa Ayele Armah. GNA
Henrietta Naa Ayele Armah. GNA

Henrietta Naa Ayele Armah, one of Ghana’s senior national female athletes, has won Gold in the 49kg category at the 2019 Korea Ambassador’s Cup Taekwondo World Championship in Muju, Korea.

Ayele Armah had a walkover in the quarter-final against a Mexican opponent before defeating Bernadette Jeminah Jeong from Fiji 20-0 before cruising to the finals.

She faced Syed Sadi Sidra Batool from Pakistan in the finals and won by 14-4.

For her efforts, she was presented with a certificate.

Counselor Selassie Sevor of the Ghana Embassy represented the Ambassador at the venue to give support to the team.

The Technical Director, Mr Stephen Amegashie, who coached the 21-year-old  would partake in a Poomsae Technical Course from November 17-19 before the team enplane to Ghana.

Source: GNA

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