first_imgJohnathan Pascalis from the Kassman Taekwondo club in the blue vest took on Colland Kokin of UPNG Taekwondo Club in red vest in the 80kg division yesterday.Kokin burst through the opening in round 1, giving no chance to Pascalis as he moved forward with his powerful fly kicks belting Pascalis onto the mat as he led the scoreline 9 points to 6 in round 1.In round, 2 Pascalis retaliated as he pushed forward with more kicks thrashing through Kokin’s dancing moves, putting himself back into the game with 2 points behind.However, Kokin could not let his supporters down as he fended off Pascalis’ kicks and drives, resulting in him knocking his opponent off the mat to beat him 16-14.Six teams participated in the tournament with 88 athletes, including females, in different categories.last_img read more