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Jade Jones crowned with another award

Jade Jones has rounded off a memorable year by being crowned GB Taekwondo female athlete of the year.

Jade Jones won Gold in Rio. Credit: David Davies/PA Wire

Double Olympic champion Jones beat off competition from World Champion and Rio bronze medallist, Bianca Walkden, and World Junior title winner, Lauren Williams, to scoop her latest accolade.

Jade Jones and Lutalo Muhammad rounded off a memorable year by being crowned GB Taekwondo female and male athletes of the year.

Double Olympic champion Jones beat off competition from World Champion and Rio bronze medallist, Bianca Walkden, and World Junior title winner, Lauren Williams, to scoop her latest accolade.

In the space of 10 days the 23-year-old from Flint has been crown WTF World Grand Prix champion, the world governing body’s female athlete of 2016 and BBC Cymru Wales Sports Personality of the Year.