Bianca Walkden contributes to Team GB’s taekwondo success as Liverpool’s best produce a composed display to beat Cansel Deniz in the women’s 67kg, and secure her spot in the semi-finals
Bianca Walkden continued a lavish Tokyo Games success for GB taekwondo as she secured her place in the women’s 67kg semi-final.
Walkden, from Liverpool, was dealt an early blow to Kazakh fighter Cansel Deniz, but recovered impressively to finish with a 17-7 win.
The focus remains on gold for the three-time world champion and few will bet against her after a performance that terrifies her rivals.
More to follow.