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A bronze for judo Meyer at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Tokyo, japan, Grol end the seventh

Heavyweight, Roy Meyer, has Saturday, the bronze medal captured at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in judo in Tokyo, japan. In the same weight class, finished, Henk Grol, when the seventh and the women finished Tessie Savelkouls early on, in the category up to 78 kilograms.

The 28-year-old Meyer had earlier in the day, in the quarter-finals have been more recognise the reigning olympic champion, Lukás Krpálek of the Czech republic (golden score), and then he rose for the second attempt.

Therein, it started with the Dutch label to keep the grip against the Brazilian David Moura. In the battle for the bronze, he was at the waza-ari is better against Guram Tushishvili from Georgia.

Up on the fifth place, the highest finish of The in the world. Three years ago, he became part of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, in the seventh.

The 34-year-old Grol was in the quarter-finals of its ninth CHAMPIONSHIP all across Tushishvili. The Georgian won the ippon, which Grol is just as Meyer’s was convicted and sentenced to the re.

Therein saving Grol, it will not be against Rafael Silva of Brazil at the time. In the final stage, but ended up with such a short stack once again on his back.

The netherlands is on the four world CHAMPIONSHIP medals

Earlier in the day, the 27-year-old Savelkouls eliminated in the first round. In the class of over 78 pounds, she was no match against Irina Kindzerska of Azerbaijan, which is on the ippon was too strong.

The coin, of course, from The meaning of the fourth of the Dutch success is, in Tokyo, japan. Noël van ‘t End, (to 90 kg) brought to our country in the first world championship in ten years’ time, and after that Bead (-100 kg), and Juul Franssen (-63 kg), caught just like The birds.

The world CHAMPIONSHIPS in judo will take up to and including Sunday. The tournament on the final day, closed with a mixed teamwedstrijden.

Henk Grol, handle in addition to a medal in Tokyo, japan. (Photo: Reuters)

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