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Masashi Ebinuma took out all his frustration on Poland’s Pawel Zagrodnik in a single burst of energy Sunday to win the bronze medal in men’s judo 66-kg category at the London Olympics.

Victory in the match for third place for the 22-year-old reigning world champion was bittersweet as he had been aiming for the gold medal in his Olympic debut. Masato Uchishiba won the gold medal for Japan in Beijing in 2008.

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