2021 Tokyo Olympian Tracker - Kurt Barbosa | Philstar.com

Team Philippines Athlete Tracker at the 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympics


Kurt Barbosa


Barbosa thankful for Olympics experience, vows to return

Posting on Instagram shortly after his exit, Barbosa thanked fans and supports for helping him reach the Olympic arena and promised a return.

Olympic medal quest ends for Filipino taekwondo jin Kurt Barbosa

Filipino taekwondo jin Kurt Barbosa ended his Tokyo Olympics journey as he did not get a favorable result from a match on which his medal hopes depended.

Barbosa falls to top-seeded Korean in Olympic taekwondo

The 22-year old, the UAAP Season 81 Rookie of the Year and Most Valuable Player, stood his ground against the much taller and skilled Korean, 6-26.

Ranged vs Korean top seed, Barbosa unfazed ahead of Olympic taekwondo bid

After passing through the proverbial eye of the needle in the Olympic qualifiers, lone Filipino taekwondo bet Kurt Barbosa fears no more.

Filipino jin Barbosa takes on top-seeded world champion in Olympics debut

The 22-year-old, who is seeded 16th, will lock horns with Jang at 10:52 a.m. on Saturday at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan.
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