Taekwondo

Dec 05 Yun 7th at London Test Event

Dec. 05, 2011, 12:50 p.m. (ET)

U.S. welterweight Phillip Yun (Diamond Bar, Calif.) placed seventh on Sunday at the Olympic Test Event in London. Fighting in the men's -80kg division, Yun lost his opening match, 13-6, to top seed and eventual silver medalist Ramin Azizov of Azerbaijan.
 
In his second match in the repechage bracket, Yun dropped a 10-7 decision to eventual bronze medalist Alberto Celestrin of Germany. Great Britain's Aaron Cook won the gold medal by withdrawal over Azizov, while the second bronze medal went to Yousef Karami of Iran.
 
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