Azize Tanrıkulu

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Azize Tanrıkulu
Personal information
Nationality Turkey
Born (1986-02-09) February 9, 1986 (age 31)
Ankara, Turkey
Country Turkey
Sport Taekwondo
Event(s) Flyweight, Bantamweight
Club İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi S.K.

Azize Tanrıkulu (born February 9, 1986 in Ankara, Turkey) is a Turkish taekwondo athlete, who competed in the Women's 57 kg class at the 2008 Summer Olympics held in Beijing, China and won the silver medal. She lost the final match against Lim Su-Jeong by 0-1.[1] She is competing for the İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi S.K..[2] She studied at Akdeniz University.[3]

She graduated from physical education and sports at Akdeniz University.[4] Her brother, Bahri Tanrıkulu is Turkey National Team member in Taekwondo and Olympic silver medalist, and her sister-in-law is Tina Morgan, an Australian former Olympic taekwondo competitor.[5]


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  2. ^ "Olimpiyatlar ve İstanbul BB" (in Turkish). İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi S.K. 2012-02-20. Retrieved 2012-04-08. 
  3. ^ "Taekwondo Kafilesi Listesi" (PDF) (in Turkish). Universiade 2005 Izmir. Retrieved 2013-08-17. 
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  5. ^ Anonymous (2009): Getting a kick out of marriage Community News (4 February 2009). Retrieved on 21 April 2010.

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