Nur Tatar Azkari has won a gold medal in the 2017 World Taekwondo Championship on Tuesday 27th, 2017, in South Korea.
IMM’s national athlete who is Nur Tatar Askari, World Taekwondo Championship 67 kilo was the gold medal holder.
Bronze medalist in the 2016 Rio Olympics, Azkari, defeated her U.S. opponent Paige McPherson in the women's under-67 kg final in the city of Muju.
Nur Tatar in the first round against the opponent 0-0, 2-1 score in the second round fell back. She showed a struggle against her opponent in the last round, left the world championship for the first time by leaving 6-4 victory in the match.
The national athlete achived a great advantage by adding 120 points her homeland in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as well as the world championship.