Taekwondo at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Women's 49 kg

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Women's 49 kg
at the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad
Venue Faliro Coastal Zone Olympic Complex
Date 26 August
Competitors 15 from 15 nations
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
«2000 2008»
Taekwondo at the
2004 Summer Olympics
Taekwondo pictogram.svg
Men Women
  58 kg     49 kg  
  68 kg     57 kg  
  80 kg     67 kg  
  +80 kg     +67 kg  

The women's 49 kg competition in taekwondo at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens took place on August 26 at the Faliro Coastal Zone Olympic Complex.

Chen Shih-hsin collected one of Chinese Taipei's first ever Olympic gold medals at these Games in the event, after handily defeating Cuba's Yanelis Labrada in the final with a score of 5–4.[1][2] Meanwhile, Thai fighter Yaowapa Boorapolchai picked up a bronze medal after edging Colombia's Gladys Mora 2–1 in a tight repechage match.[3]

Competition format[edit]

The main bracket consisted of a single elimination tournament, culminating in the gold medal match. The taekwondo fighters eliminated in earlier rounds by the two finalists of the main bracket advanced directly to the repechage tournament. These matches determined the bronze medal winner for the event.[4]


All times are Greece Standard Time (UTC+2)

Date Time Round
Thursday, 26 August 2004 11:00
Preliminary Round


  • PTG — Won by points gap
  • SUP — Won by superiority
  • OT — Won on over time (Golden Point)
  • WO — Walkover

Main bracket[edit]

Preliminary round Quarterfinals Semifinals Gold medal match
           Yanelis Labrada (CUB) 3  
  Yaowapa Boorapolchai (THA) 9       Yaowapa Boorapolchai (THA) 1  
  Brigitte Yagüe (ESP) 5         Yanelis Labrada (CUB) 8  
  Elaine Teo (MAS) 4         Euda Carías (GUA) 3  
  Euda Carías (GUA) 4+       Euda Carías (GUA) 1+  
  Nevena Lukic (AUT) 4       Nevena Lukic (AUT) 1  
  Lineo Mochesane (LES) 0         Yanelis Labrada (CUB) 4
  Maya Arusi (ISR) 1         Chen Shih-hsin (TPE) 5
  Dalia Contreras (VEN) 5       Dalia Contreras (VEN) 2  
  Ivett Gonda (CAN) 3       Ivett Gonda (CAN) 3  
  Jermin Anwar (EGY) 2         Ivett Gonda (CAN) 2  
  Chen Shih-hsin (TPE) 4         Chen Shih-hsin (TPE) 3  
  Sangina Baidya (NEP) 0       Chen Shih-hsin (TPE) 1       
  Juana Wangsa Putri (INA) 2       Gladys Mora (COL) 0       
  Gladys Mora (COL) 2+  


Quarterfinals Semifinals Bronze medal match
           Euda Carías (GUA) 0  
  Gladys Mora (COL) 5       Gladys Mora (COL) 2  
  Sangina Baidya (NEP) −1         Gladys Mora (COL) 1
             Yaowapa Boorapolchai (THA) 2
           Ivett Gonda (CAN) −1
           Yaowapa Boorapolchai (THA) 2    


  1. ^ Lin, Chieh-yu (27 August 2004). "Taekwondo team wins two gold medals". Taipei Times. Retrieved 23 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Chinese Taipei wins two golds in taekwondo". People's Daily. 27 August 2004. Retrieved 23 December 2014. 
  3. ^ "Taiwan enjoy double gold". BBC Sport. 27 August 2004. Retrieved 23 December 2014. 
  4. ^ "Taekwondo – Competition format". Sports Reference. Retrieved 23 December 2014. 

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