Radik Isaev to vie for Azerbaijan’s first ever taekwondo gold

Azerbaijan’s Radik Isaev has qualified for the final of the Rio Olympics to compete for the country’s first ever taekwondo gold.

Isaev beat British Mahama Cho 4-1 in the semifinal of the +80kg weight class.

He will face Nigerien Abdoulrazak Issoufou Alfaga in the final.