Jung came to Rio as the man to beat, with not just team and individual gold from London 2012 on his career record but also the individual world title from Kentucky (USA) in 2010 and team gold at Normandy (FRA) in 2014 along with three consecutive double-European titles. He’s long been a phenomenon, and this result further confirms his supremacy as one of the most successful athletes in the history of this super-tough sport.
"It's the second time to win with Sam and that makes it even more special, I couldn’t be more proud of him"
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1st Zambia hosts first ever international event!