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Taekwondo exponent Panipak wins Thailand's first gold medal in Youth Olympics

Taekwondo exponent Panipak Wongpattanakit clinched the first gold medal for Thailand at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China on Sunday by outclassing her Azerbaijani opponent Ceren Ozbek 21-1 in the final of the women's 44kg division.

The 17-year-old from Surat Thani would receive Bt500,000 from the National Sports Development fund for her success.

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