Rosana Simón

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Rosana Simón
Personal information
Full name Rosana Simón Álamo
Born (1989-07-11) July 11, 1989 (age 28)
Los Llanos de Aridane, Province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands
Height 180 cm (71 in)
Weight 74 kg (163 lb)
Sport
Sport Taekwondo

Rosana Simón Álamo (born July 11, 1989 in Los Llanos de Aridane, Province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands) is a female taekwondo practitioner from Spain.

She won the gold medal in the heavyweight division (+73 kg) at the 2009 World Taekwondo Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark. In the gold medal match, Simón beat Liu Rui of China 6-4, landing a game-leading 3-point kick to the head against the Chinese opponent and knocking her down with 15 seconds left in the final round.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Natália Falavigna é bronze no Mundial de taekwondo da Dinamarca" (in Portuguese). UOL Esporte. Retrieved 2009-10-20. 
  2. ^ "Taekwondo - 2010 European Taekwondo Championships". The-Sports.org. Retrieved 2010-08-03. 
  3. ^ "Winners of the first day at the European Taekwondo Championships 2006". European Taekwondo Union. Retrieved 2009-10-20.