Yuko Emoto Judoka
Yuko Emoto
Yuko Emoto
Country: Japan | Born: 23 December 1972 (51 years)
Japanese judoka Yuko Emoto was 1996 Olympic Champion in Atlanta U61kg. Emoto fought off Belgium's former world champion Gella Vandecaveye and snatched the half middleweight women's gold with a slow-motion ippon, bringing home the first Olympic judo title of the 1996 Games to Japan.
Competitions - Medal overview
Olympic Games 1 0 0
Continental Championships 0 1 2
World Cups/Continental Open 1 0 0
International Tournaments 0 0 2
National Championships Seniors 2 1 1
Event Olympic Games
Event Continental Championships
Event World Cups/Continental Open
Event International Tournaments
Event National Championships Seniors
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