Dionisis Rapsomanikis earns silver at European Taekwondo Championship

Dionisis Rapsomanikis earns silver at European Taekwondo Championship

Dionisis Rapsomanikis earns silver at European Taekwondo Championship

Dionisis Rapsomanikis earned silver at the 2021 European Taekwondo Championship which was held in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia.

Rapsomanikis, No. 9 in the world, overcame Spaniard Arigio 18-11 in the round of 16,  French Bedart 13-9 in the quarterfinals and Belarusian Kazlou 6-2 to progress to the  under-54 kilograms final.

Unfortunately he was defeated by Hungarian Salim 31-9.

Nevertheless, he won silver for myself and his home country, Greece.

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