Matsumoto secures Olympic berth

Kyodo

Shingo Matsumoto secured a second straight Olympic berth Saturday en route to winning the men’s Greco-Roman 84-kilogram title at the Asian Wrestling Championships. Matsumoto, who clinched his place in the Beijing Olympics after winning his way through to the final, put the icing on the cake with a 2-1 victory over Taleb Nematpour in the championship match.