Ai Tsunoda, bronze in Tokyo

The Spanish judoka Ai Tsunoda got the bronze medal in the -70 kilos category of the Tokyo Grand Slamafter winning by “ippon” in the last fight against the Venezuelan Elvismar Rodríguez.

Tsunoda, 20 years old and the only Spanish participant in the competition, beat the Japanese Moka Kuwagata in her first duel in group Bbut went to the play-offs after losing the next one against the Australian Aoife Coughlan, who later won a silver medal.

Champion this year of the world and Europe junior, Ai Tsunoda defeated the German Miriam Butkereit first in the playoffs by “ippon” and then to the Venezuelan to get back on the podium. The gold went to the Japanese Saki Nizoe.

In 2022 the Spanish judoka He also achieved gold at the Madrid Opensilver at the Tbilisi Grand Slam and bronze at the Portuguese Grand Prix.

Read Also:  Jon Rahm was caught lying: The golf world is in turmoil

Recent Articles

Related News

Leave A Reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here