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As post event interviews this Olympics went, Lutalo Muhammad's following defeat in the taekwondo quarter-finals at the Excel Centre was definitely one of the most poignant.

Because not only had he had high hopes of winning, he had also had to battle a concerted media campaign against him.


Team GB gold medal winner Jade Jones has revealed a secret to her taekwondo success at London 2012 - being booed.

During practice sessions coaches at the training centre in Manchester played loud crowd noises, including jeering, over speakers to get the fighters used to competing in a vocal atmosphere.

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KPMG proved it isn't a firm to be messed with when staff took to the streets of Canary Wharf to show off an array of kicks and punches.

Around 330 employees from the 15 Canada Square headquarters were among 800 from KPMG offices nationwide who took part in the record breaking synchronised taekwondo routine.