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Fumita wins world wrestling gold

More Sports Aug 23, 2017

Fumita wins world wrestling gold

Kenichiro Fumita won gold in the men's Greco-Roman 59-kg division Tuesday for Japan's first medal of the world wrestling championships in Paris, becoming the country's first male wrestler in 34 years to be crowned world champion. In his fifth bout of the day, the Asian ...

Olympic champions Kawai, Dosho capture national titles

More Sports Dec 23, 2016

Olympic champions Kawai, Dosho capture national titles

Rio Olympic gold medalists Risako Kawai and Sara Dosho wrapped up the year on a high note by winning their respective weight class at the All-Japan Wrestling Championships Friday. Kawai, who won the women's 63-kg category in Brazil this summer, defeated Chiho Hamada 3-0 in ...