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Croatian Twins Win Silver at World Grand Prix in Egypt

CroatiaTaekwondo twin sisters Lucija and Ana Zaninović from Split in Croatia have won silver medals at the Grand Prix event in Egypt…

After beating her Spanish and British opponents to reach her final, Flyweight (-49 kg) Lucija (26) had to forfeit due to health reasons, while Bantamweight (-53 kg) Ana, who beat Congo and Egypt representatives lost to her Turkish opponent 13-10 in a close fought final. Ana is a former World Champion (2011), while sister Lucija is a an Olympic bronze medalist (2012). (Pic: HTS)

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