Glenhis Hernández

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Glenhis Hernández
Personal information
Nationality Cuban
Born (1990-10-07) October 7, 1990 (age 27)
Country  Cuba
Sport Taekwondo
Event(s) Middleweight (-73 kg)
Updated on 28 November 2014.

Glenhis Hernández (born 7 October 1990 in Havana) is a taekwondo practitioner from Cuba.[1] She is reigning World Champion in middleweight.

2012 Olympics[edit]

Hernández won her preliminary round match against Wiam Dislam 2—1.[1] She beat Maryna Konieva 4—2 in the quarterfinals.[1] She lost to Anne-Caroline Graffe 4—6 in the semi-final of table A.[1] She lost again to Maria del Rosario Espinoza 2—4 in the contest for bronze medal B.[1]

2013 World Championships[edit]

At the 2013 World Championships in Puebla, Hernández achieved the high point of her career by winning the gold medal. In the final match she beat her Korean opponent Lee In-jong 5–1.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Glenhis Hernandez - Events and results". London 2012. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Limited. Retrieved 26 August 2012. [permanent dead link]