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Great Britain Olympic Judo

Jemima Yeats-Brown's dream of going to London 2012 is a step closer with news that the teenager has been called up to the Great Britain Olympic judo squad

Olympics judo: Great Britain's Karina Bryant wins bronze medal

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USA's Kayla Harrison (in white) competes against Gemma Gibbons of Great Britain for the gold medal during the women's 78-kg judo competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, in London. Harrison won the gold and Gibbons won the silver. She is the first American to earn an Olympic gold medal in judo #olympics, #judo, #london2012

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Olympics 2012: Two women make history at judo, America's Harrison and Saudi's Shaherkani | Washington Times Communities - Today Harrison is now the first American judo athlete, male or female, to ever win an Olympic gold. Her victory was a major upset of crowd favorite Gemma Gibbons of Great Britain with a pair of yukos at 3:54 and 0:59. Harrison said "you know Gemma showed up. She fought with a lot of heart….She is a fierce, fierce competitor and she has a lot of heart. Today was just my…

ROYAL MARINE JUDOKA LOSES TO RUSSIAN CHAMPION Royal Marine and UK Olympic judoka Chris Sherrington has been knocked out of the London 2012 Olympic judo +100kg category by three times world gold medallist Alexander Mikhaylin of Russia. Chris, 28, was the first heavyweight in 20 years to represent Great Britain at any Olympic games, competing in the men’s +100kg category this morning at 9.30am.

The week in sport – in pictures

Great Britain's Austin Jones and Tom Johnson grapple during a training session ahead of the London 2012 Olympic Judo test event at the ExCelPhotograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images

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ROYAL MARINE JUDOKA LOSES TO RUSSIAN CHAMPION Royal Marine and UK Olympic judoka Chris Sherrington has been knocked out of the London 2012 Olympic judo +100kg category by three times world gold medallist Alexander Mikhaylin of Russia. Chris, 28, was the first heavyweight in 20 years to represent Great Britain at any Olympic games, competing in the men’s +100kg category this morning at 9.30am.

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Kayla Harrison of the United States (white) and Gemma Gibbons of Great Britain compete in the Women's -78 kg Judo on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 2, 2012 in London, England. - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

Gemma Gibbons (in the blue) become Great Britain's first Olympic judo (Women's 78Kg) medallist for 12 years

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