|Born||19 July 1981|
Seoul, South Korea
|Height||172 cm (5 ft 8 in)|
|Weight||73 kg (161 lb)|
|Spouse(s)||Kim Mi-hyun (m. 2008)|
|Rank||Judo5th degree black belt in|
|Now coaching||South Korea National Team (Women)|
Kim Jan-di, Jeong Bo-kyeong, Kim Seong-yeon, Kim Min-jeong, Bak Ji-yun
|Achievements and titles|
|Highest world ranking||1 (2003, 2004)|
|Olympic medal record|
|Representing South Korea|
|2004 Athens||73 kg|
|2003 Osaka||-73 kg|
|2006 Doha||-73 kg|
|2003 Jeju||-73 kg|
|Revised Romanization||I Won-hui|
Lee Won-Hee (born July 19, 1981) is a South Korean quadruple judo champion. Lee won the gold medal in the men's lightweight division at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. He was the world champion in 2003. He also won the gold medal in 2006 Asian Games and 2003 Asian Judo Championships.
He won his Olympic gold medal by way of Ippon against Vitaly Makarov of Russia with 9 seconds left. He was leading in the bout anyway, but had secured the win when he went in for Drop Seoi Nage and combined it with Ko-Ouchi Gari to deliver Makarov onto his back with force. He was voted top judoka in the 2004 Olympics. Lee was renowned for his favourite technique Tai Otoshi.
During his active career, he was nicknamed "Mr. Ippon" and "Grand Slammer" for his 48-game winning streak, which 43 was won by ippon.
- "Lee Won Hee brings Korea's first gold".
- "Lee Won Hee celebrates his victory over Daniel".
- "Lee Won-hee selected as Athens top performer".
- "Lee Won Hee Tai Otoshi Master".
- "Korean Judo Excellence".
- "2008 Korea Judo Championships".
- "Running Man Ep 271".
- "Cool Kiz on the Block: Training with Song Daenam and Choi Minho".
- "Lee Wonhee: Strong, Fast, Determined".
- "Cool Kiz on the Block: The First Official Match".
- "2008 Awards: Happiest News".
- "Cool Kiz on the Block: The First Judo Audition".
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