• Kyodo


Kenichiro Fumita defeated Russia’s Sergey Emelin to claim the men’s Greco-Roman 60-kg gold medal Tuesday at the world championships in Kazakhstan, which double as a qualifier for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

The 23-year-old Fumita clinched a 10-5 victory over Emelin, 24, who had won all four of his matches coming into the final.

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