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Japan took two of the top podium spots of the five gold medals on offer in the judo competition, but still fell below expectations at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, on Monday.

On the third day of competition, perhaps the most intriguing final match-up came in a clash between an athlete representing the South Korean host against an opponent who resides north of the Demilitarized Zone — North Korea.

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