North Korea's An Kum Ae wins women's 52-kilo judo gold

Updated: 30 July 2012 14:10 IST

An Kum Ae won North Korea's first Olympic gold medal at London Games on Sunday in the women's judo 52-kilogram category.

North Korea's An Kum Ae wins women's 52-kilo judo gold
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London:

An Kum Ae won North Korea's first Olympic gold medal at London Games on Sunday in the women's judo 52-kilogram category.

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An defeated Acosta Bermoy of Cuba in the final in a match that went into overtime. An won in the final minutes with a decisive throw that landed Bermoy on her back.

An won silver at the Beijing Games four years ago.

Earlier in the day, An knocked out top-seeded Misato Nakamura in the second round.

The bronze medals were won by Italy's Rosalba Forciniti and France's Priscilla Gneto.

Topics : Judo Olympics 2012
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