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Croatian Taekwondo Twins Ranked 1 & 2 in the World

CroatiaTwo Croatian sisters have been ranked number 1, and number 2 in the world in Taekwondo in the latest rankings announced by the World Taekwondo Federation…

Ana Zaninović has been ranked number 1 in the world in her category (U53kg) with 156 points, 9 points ahead of world number 2 Kim Yu-Jin of Korea. Ana’s twin sister Lucija has been ranked number 2 in the world in the U49kg category, 6 points behind the world number 1 Chanatip Sonkham of Thailand.

Another Croatian, Marina Sumić , has been ranked 4th in the world in the U62kg category, while Iva Radoš is 8th in the U73kg division, Vedran Golec 10th (U87kg).

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