Judo Aug 5, 2012

Judoka Sugimoto wins silver medal

Mika Sugimoto fell to Cuba's Idalys Ortiz in the women's over 78-kg final Friday, having to settle for the silver medal on the final day of the judo competition at the London Olympics. Daiki Kamikawa's bid, however, to save his country from disgrace after seven ...

Japanese men finish goldless in judo

Judo Aug 4, 2012

Japanese men finish goldless in judo

Japan plunged to fresh depths of humiliation Friday, when Daiki Kamikawa crashed out in the second round of the over-100 kg at the London Games, leaving the country's men with no judo gold medals for the first time in Olympic history. Mika Sugimoto, meanwhile, breezed ...