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Togo’s Agbegnenou wins Olympic gold for France in Judo



This is an emotional win for France’s Clarisse Agbegnenou! The judoka who is of Togolese origin has taken into the golden score extra period by Tina Trstenjak (SLO), scores a waza-ari to win her first Olympic gold medal.

Catherine Beachemin-Pinard (CAN) won her country’s second judo bronze, while Maria Centracchio (ITA) also clinched bronze.

Kunle Solaja is the author of landmark books on sports and journalism as well as being a multiple award-winning journalist and editor of long standing. He is easily Nigeria’s foremost soccer diarist and Africa's most capped FIFA World Cup journalist, having attended all FIFA World Cup finals from Italia ’90 to Qatar 2022. He was honoured at the Qatar 2022 World Cup by FIFA and AIPS.

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