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Iranian refugee on verge of medal after 3 taekwondo wins

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TOKYO - Iranian defector Kimia Alizadeh is one victory away from winning the Refugee Olympic Team's first ever medal after three impressive wins in the Tokyo Games' taekwondo tournament.
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Iranian refugee shocks Olympic gold medalist Jones at Tokyo 2020

Iranian refugee shocks Olympic gold medalist Jones at Tokyo 2020

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Kimia Alizadeh beat two-time Olympic gold medalist Jade Jones, advancing to the quarterfinals of the 57kg division.
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Kimia Alizadeh, Iranian Defector on Refugee Team, Beats Iranian in Taekwondo

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Kimia Alizadeh was a star in Iran for winning bronze in 2016, but she left the country in 2020 and is now part of a refugee team.
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