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Takuto Otoguro and Yui Susaki continued Japan’s wrestling gold rush Saturday at the Tokyo Olympics with victory in the men’s 65 kg freestyle and women’s 50 kg divisions, respectively.

Otoguro outpointed Azerbaijan’s Haji Aliyev in a championship bout that went down to the wire, before Susaki earned the host nation’s fifth wrestling gold medal by blowing away China’s Sun Yanan in 1 minute, 36 seconds on the final day of wrestling competition.

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