Paige McPherson earns bronze

Updated: August 10, 2012, 6:38 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- South Korea and Argentina won Olympic taekwondo gold Friday in dramatically different finals.

In the women's 67-kilogram division, Hwang Kyung-seon defended the title she won at the Beijing Games. She previously won a bronze in Athens and becomes the first woman ever to win three Olympic taekwondo medals.

The bronze medals were won by Paige McPherson of the United States and Germany's Helena Fromm.

Hwang defeated Turkey's Nur Tatar 12-5 in a final in which both fighters ...

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