Naohisa Takato

Judoka Takato wins Japan's first gold of Tokyo Olympics

Takato, a three-time world champion, got the better of a tense encounter with Yang, winning three minutes and 40 seconds into a golden score.

published on : 24th July 2021

Japan sending powerhouse team when judo comes home in Tokyo games

This competition in the martial art created by Jigoro Kano in the 19th century is among the most anticipated events in Tokyo this summer.

published on : 1st July 2021