Ángel Matos

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Birthday
24, 1976
Birthplace
Cuba
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
24, 1976 (age 41)
Birthplace
Cuba

About

Taekwondo athlete who won a gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney.

Before Fame

He first gained fame in 1999, when he won a silver medal at the Pan American Games.

Trivia

At the 2008 Olympics he received a lifetime ban from the sport when he kicked a referee following a disqualification.

Family Life

He was born in Holguin, Cuba.

Associated With

His anger at being disqualified was publicly supported by Cuban president Fidel Castro.