Rio Olympics 2016: Japan's Mashu Baker wins -90kg judo gold

Mashu Baker
Mashu Baker (left) won bronze at the 2015 World Championships

Japan's Mashu Baker beat Georgia's Varlam Liparteliani by a yuko to win the men's -90kg judo gold at Rio 2016.

World champion Gwak Dong-han of South Korea defeated Sweden's Marcus Nyman by an ippon to win bronze.

And in the the other bronze medal contest, China's Cheng Xunzhao beat Mongolia's Otgonbaatar Lkhagvasuren by a yuko.

It was a good day for Japan in the Carioca Arena, with Haruka Tachimoto winning gold in the women's -70kg.

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