Rio Olympics 2016: Ismael Borrero Molina wins Greco-Roman 59kg gold

Ismael Borrero Molina
Ismael Borrero Molina is ranked number one in the world in his weight class

Cuba's Ismael Borrero Molina won gold in the men's Greco-Roman wrestling 59kg class.

The 24-year-old came into the event as the favourite and dominated Japan's Shinobu Ota, 22, 8-0 in the final.

Molina's win gave his country their first gold of the Games.

Norway's Stig-Andre Berge beat Rovshan Bayramov of Azerbaijan and Uzbekitsan's Elmurat Tasmuradov beat Arsen Eraliev of Kyrgyzstan by the same score in the bronze medal matches.

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