Visually Impaired Georgian Judoka Wins Gold at Rio Paralympics

Visually impaired Georgian judoka, Zviad Gogochuri, has won a Gold medal at the Rio Paralympics.
In the (90kg) Judo contest, Gogochuri faced Argentinian Jorge Lensina in the second round, whom he defeated with Ippon 1min 37 seconds in.
In the semi-finals, the Georgian met American Dartanion Crocket, defeating him also with Ippon.
Gogochuri then went on to defeat his rival, Ukrainian judoka Alexander Nazarenko, in the finals, with four warnings, making him the first ever Georgian Champion of Paralympics in Judo. 
By Katie Ruth Davies
12 September 2016 16:58