Hoon-Yong Chung Judoka

Hoon-Yong Chung

Hoon-Yong Chung

  • Country:South Korea
  • Born:29 April 1969 (51 years)
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Chung Hoon-Yong was 1993 World Champion and 1992 Olympic bronze medallist in Barcelona. He won the Asian Games in 1994 in Hiroshima U71kg and the 1990 edition in Beijing. He won the Goodwill Games in St. Petersburg in 1994. At the 1990 Asian Games he defeated Koga.
BISCHOF, Ole (GER) - KIM, Jae Bum (KOR)14

Korean coach Chung Hoon works for China in Rio

10 Aug 2016 17:10

South Korean judo coach Chung Hoon has worked some magic with homegrown athletes, winning four gold medals at the 2010 Asian Games and two more gold medals at the 2012 London Olympics. Today U90kg he launched his Chinese ace Cheng Xunzhao who knocked out three favourites in a row: Iliadis, Toth and Nyman. What a sensation. For the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Chung wants to show off more of the same with China, and he does at the fifth judo day in the Carioca 2 Arena. Cheng Xunzhoa is completely loose beating the three medal favourites and will now fihgt Baker Mashu of Japan in the semi final. Read more

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1St. Petersburg1994

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