COMMONWEALTH GAMES0

Taekwondo Classified as Optional Sport

Taekwondo has been classified as a category 2, optional sport at the Commonwealth Games. The Olympic sport of taekwondo, thus, stands a good chance of being on the official program of the 2018 Commonwealth Games at the earliest.

ROBOTIC TECHNOLOGY0

Robots Taekwondo Championship

Later this year, robots programmed to make taekwondo moves will have a series of sparring matches with one another while exhibiting the various techniques of Korea's traditional martial art.

2010 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS0

Iran wins Asian Taekwondo Championships

Iran claimed the title of the 19th Asian Taekwondo Championships on Sunday. Defending champion Iran came first with 59 points bagging four gold medals, one silver and one bronze in Astana, Kazakhstan.