Olympics-Judo-Japanese judoka Hamada wins gold in women's -78 kg division in Tokyo


Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Judo - Women's 78kg - Gold medal match - Nippon Budokan - Tokyo, Japan - July 29, 2021. Madeleine Malonga of France and Shori Hamada of Japan react after the match. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese judoka Shori Hamada won the gold medal in the women's -78 kg category in the Tokyo Olympics on Thursday, beating Madeleine Malonga of France in the final.

Bronze medals went to Anna-Maria Wagner of Germany and Mayra Aguiar of Brazil.

(Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; editing by Clare Fallon)

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Others

Former Vikings OT Steve Riley dies at 68
Six-time Pro Bowl DT Roger Brown dies at 84
Motor racing - Red Bull blame Verstappen's slow Monza pitstop on FIA change
Doping - CAS suspends Latvia's Rastorgujevs for 18 months for whereabouts failures
Olympics - 'Together for a Shared Future' unveiled as motto for Beijing 2022 Games
Italy's Juventus reports record 2020-21 loss on coronavirus hit
Motorcycling - Former MotoGP rider Laverty sets up all-British Moto3 team
Soviet chess legend sues Netflix for 'sexist' line in Queen's Gambit show
Motorcycling - Pramac Ducati rider Zarco to have arm surgery next week
Motor racing - Confirmed Formula One driver lineups for 2022

Stories You'll Enjoy


Vouchers