The 2010 Francophone World Cup took place in Cotonou, Benin on May 2, 2010, drawing more than 100 taekwondo athletes from 23 French-speaking countries.
The Francophone World Cup, the seventh edition of its kind, took place at the Palais des Sports in Cotonou. The inaugural Francophone World Cup dates back to 2002 in Paris, France. The 2nd edition was held in Rabat, Morocco in 2003; with the 3rd and 4th event in Tunis, Tunisia, and Niamey, Niger in 2005 and 2007, respectively. The fifth one took place in Libreville, Gabon in 2008 and the 6th edition in Lille, France in 2009.