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Returning gold medalist Huynh wrestles for bronze

London 2012 - Carol Huynh of Canada in blue, returning gold medalist from Beijing 2008, wrestles Isabelle Sambou of Senegal to earn a bronze medal in women’s 48k freestyle on August 8th at ExCel.
IOC/John Huet
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Judokas size each other up

London 2012 - Wojdan Shaherkani (white), one of the first two Saudi Arabian women ever to compete at the Olympic Games, competes with Melissa Mojica of Puerto Rico in their +78kg judo elimination round match. Mojica won by an Ippon.
IOC/Richard Juilliart
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Mojica and Shaherkani on the mat

London 2012 - Puerto Rico's Melissa Mojica (blue), and Wojdan Shaherkani, one of the first two Saudi Arabian women ever to compete at the Olympic Games, grapple with each other in their +78kg judo elimination round match. Mojica won by an Ippon.
IOC/Richard Juilliart
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Wojdan Shaherkani makes Games history

London 2012 - Wojdan Shaherkani, the first Saudi Arabian woman ever to compete at the Olympic Games, moments before her +78kg judo elimination round match with Melissa Mojica of Puerto Rico. Shaherkani was allowed to wear a headscarf in accordance with her Islamic beliefs - another first.
IOC/Richard Juilliart
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Mojico goes for the grab

London 2012 - Puerto Rico's Melissa Mojica (blue), goes to grab Wojdan Shaherkani, one of the first two Saudi Arabian women ever to compete at the Olympic Games, in their +78kg judo elimination round match. Mojica won by an Ippon.
IOC/Richard Juilliart
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France and Britain locked in combat

London 2012 - Audrey Tcheumeo of France and Team GB's Gemma Gibbons crash to the floor during their -78kg judo semifinal.
IOC/Jason Evans
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