Judoists Grab Medals from Asia-Pacific Championships

Date: 10/06/2019 | Source: Sports DPRK English | Read original version at source

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The 2019 Judo Asia-Pacific Championships were held in the United Arab Emirates, bringing together more than 270 male and female ace judokas from 40 countries and regions including the DPRK, China and Kazakhstan.

In the women's 57 kg category Kim Jin A defeated her Jordanian opponent in the preliminary, another from Chinese Taipei in the quarterfinals and a Chinese player in the semi-finals before beating a Japanese in the finals.

Meanwhile Rim Song Sim won a bronze medal in the women's 52 kg category.

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