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Cuban Angel Matos wins men's over 80kg class taekwondo title at Pan Am Games
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09:57, July 17, 2007

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Angel Matos of Cuba enjoyed a one-sided victory over his American opponent James Moontasri to win the men's over 80kg class taekwondo title at the Pan American Games on Monday.

Matos beat Moontasri 7-0 to take the gold. "The final was easier than I thought. I'm a fighter that his hard and I take advantage of my height to always keep a certain distance from my opponent. Now I'll focus my concentration for the Pre-Olympics which will be held in Manchester, England, on September."

Moontasri, who is only 19, said he was happy to have the chance competing at the Pan American Games: "I'm only 19 and I thought it was excellent to compete against the Cubans, since they have the best technique. I'm very happy to fight in Brazil."

Source: Xinhua



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