South Korea, Slovenia, win judo gold medals

Once they were done trying to flip, wrestle and throw each other around the mat with brutal force, Kim Jae-bum of South Korea and Ole Bischof of Germany simply hugged. Then the two old judo rivals heaped praise on one another. In a reversal of their Olympic bout four years ago, Kim defeated Bischof to win the gold medal Tuesday in the 81-kilogram event at the London Games. Kim dominated...
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July 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Kim Jae-bum wins men's 81K judo gold

Kim Jae-bum of South Korea won the Olympic gold medal Tuesday in the men's 81-kilogram category. Kim defeated Ole Bischof of Germany in the final. Kim threw Bischof twice and was often on the attack, even when both were locked in grappling techniques on the floor. The 27-year-old Kim won a silver at the Beijing Games and is the current world champion. The bronze medals were...
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