Great Britain's taekwondo fighters will take part in their final competition before the London 2012 Olympic Games when the European Championships begin in Manchester on Thursday. The competition presents the GB athletes with their last opportunity to convince Olympic selectors that they deserve at place in Team GB.
Kayla Harrison of the United States celebrates after winning her match against Gemma Gibbons of Great Britain for the United States’ first Olympic gold medal in judo during the women’s 78-kg judo competition.
First-time Olympian Paige McPherson wins Bronze in taekwondo. Defeats taekwondo world champion & local favorite Sarah Stevenson of Britain. Ultimately, Pagie dominated Franka Anic of Slovenia, 8-3, in the 148-pound division for the Bronze Medal.