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Jade Jones is Wales' golden girl

Last night the 19 year-old became the youngest British Olympian to secure a gold medal during the London 2012 Games. Photo: ITV News Wales

Jade Jones has become the golden girl of Welsh sport after becoming the youngest member of Team GB to win a gold medal during the London Olympics.

Yesterday, the Welsh teenager also made history by becoming Britain's first Olympic taekwondo champion. The 19-year-old from Flint beat China's Yhzhuo Hou in the women's under-57kgs final.

Sports Correspondent, Richard Morgan, spoke to Jade earlier about her success.

Earlier today a post box in Jade's home town of Flint was painted gold to celebrate her win.

A postbox has been painted gold in Flint to celebrate Jade Jones' success Credit: ITV News

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