Sorn Seavmey, Cambodian Taekwondo practitioner, won gold medalist at the qualification competition in the Philippine 16-Apr-2016. She will go to the up coming Rio Olympic Games on early August 2016.
Sorn Seavmey TKD brings new record for Cambodia toward The Olympic Games:
Taekwondo heroic, Sorn Seavmey had just been qualified for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games by winning Gold Medal in the Asian Qualified Championship 2016 in the Philippines.
It is another historical success for Cambodian sport toward Olympic Games which Cambodian athletes had never been able to qualify for the Olympic Games before.
This great success indicated the achievement of NOCC’s strategic plan which strived to have Cambodian athlete to get qualified in Olympic Games.
ASIAN QUALIFICATION TOURNAMENT FOR RIO 2016 RESULTS:
Female A +67:
1st – SORN, SEAVMEY CAMBODIA NATIONAL TEAM (CAM)
2nd – ALORA, KIRSTIE ELAINE – PHILIPPINES NATIONAL TEAM (PHI)
3rd – KHODABANDEH, AKRAM – IRAN SENIOR NATIONAL TEAM (IRI)
3rd – MOKHRU, KHALIMOVA – TAJIKISTAN NATIONAL TEAM (TJK)