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China, Spain win in taekwondo

Updated: August 8, 2012, 8:51 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Wu Jingyu is on top once again.

The Chinese fighter kicked off the taekwondo competition at the London Games with another gold medal in the women's 48-kilogram division, dominating Spain's Brigitte Yague in an 8-1 victory in the final.

"I am very happy to have this second medal," she said. "It feels like my reward."

Spain's Joel Gonzalez won the men's 58-kg category, beating South Korea's Lee Dae-hoon 17-8 to secure his first Olympic medal.

The 25-year-old Wu ...

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