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Shori Hamada virtually guaranteed herself a spot at her first Olympic Games after capturing gold at the Dusseldorf Grand Slam on Sunday.

Hamada, the 2018 world champion and 2019 runner-up, won all five of her bouts in the women’s 78-kg division by ippon and defeated Brazil’s Mayra Aguiar, a two-time Olympic bronze medalist, in the final.

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