Taiwan also has the best national players in the Asian GamestaekwondoPlayer Ma Yunzhong stated at the beginning that his goal was to “win gold”. On the 24th, he got his wish and reached the gold medal match, challenging to become the 100th gold medalist in Asian Games history. For the Chinese delegation. Unfortunately, he failed to make the final match against top-seeded Jiang Wanzhen, but still brought back the best silver medal result in poomsae team history.
Jiang Wanzhen is a double gold medalist at the Universiade Poomsae in Naples. He and Ma Yunzhong are the top two players in men’s poomsae. Both met in the gold medal match. Jiang Wanzhen, who played first, was recognized as having the high score of 8.000 in poomsae, while Ma Yunzhong scored 7.880 points. Points back.
In the second set of free poomsae, Jiang Wanzhen scored 7.460 and Ma Yunzhong scored 7.080. His average score was 7.480, losing to his opponent by 7.730 and ending up in the silver medal.
world CupMa Yunzhong, who won a gold medal at the World Championships, began getting into taekwondo through sparring in elementary school, and moved to poomsae after only two months of training. In addition to recognized poomsae, Ma Yunzhong began learning free poomsae in 2017 which combines music and gymnastics activities.
Poomsae was included in the Asian Games for the first time at the last Asian Games in Jakarta. The Chinese team won bronze medals each in the men’s individual and women’s teams, but Ma Yunzhong’s men’s team competition was stalled in the top 8 this year; The events have been reduced, leaving only the men’s individual and women’s individual competitions. Female players Chen Shinya and Ma Yunzhong both reached the semi-finals, Chen Shinya won the bronze, and Ma Yunzhong advanced to the gold medal match, which represents a performance. Surpassed the previous one.
The competition program will start from 25th. The women’s 57kg competition of the Chinese team’s benchmark player “National Girlfriend” Luo Jialing will start on the 26th.