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There will be more than meets the eye riding on freestyle wrestler Saori Yoshida’s bid for an unprecedented fourth consecutive Olympic title the Rio Games.

Not only will the 33-year-old be aiming to achieve victory in what could likely be her swansong, but she has the extra mental pressure of trying to overcome a jinx of Japanese Olympic delegation captains who have not won gold since the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

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