• Kyodo


Defending champion Ikue Teshigawara swept all four categories to win her sixth overall title at the All-Japan short track invitational meet on Sunday.

A day earlier in the 500 and 1,500 meters, Teshigawara crossed the finish in 48.094 seconds and 2:40.895, to top the field in her respective races.

She clocked 1:38.904 and 5:48.373 in the 1,000 and 3,000 on Sunday to amass a total of 136 points.

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