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​​Eiko Kakehata carried a secret weapon into the women’s goalball bronze medal match. Well, it wasn’t much of a secret — it was sitting there for all the world to see. The 28-year old tied her back and held it in place with a scrunchie that was mostly blue with a white line running across the bottom and a red bow attached.

She said the accessory, fashioned after one worn by her favorite anime character, Sailor Moon, gave her power. She used that extra strength to help her team end the Paralympics on a high note.

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