• Kyodo


Anzu Yamamoto defeated compatriot Nae Udaka to win the women’s 57-kg title on Saturday, the first day of the Paris Grand Slam.

Emi Yamagishi won the women’s 48-kg crown for Japan. On the men’s side, Shinji Kido was third in the 60-kg class, while Masaaki Fukuoka was also third in the 66-kg category.

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