Georgian judoka Lasha Shavdatuashvili has claimed bronze at Tokyo Olympic Games. Shavdatuashvili was defeteaed by Japanese Judoka Shohei Ono.
This is the third Olympic medal for Lasha Shavdatuashvili. He became Olympic champion back in 2012 and won bronze in the 2016 Olympic games.
Ono Shohei – 2x Olympic champion ?
After an EPIC battle between two true judo legends, Ono manages to score in golden score to take his second Olympic title, at home in the Nippon Budokan??
Shavdatuashvili put up an amazing fight, and goes home with his third olympic medal! pic.twitter.com/K9JjnLroMD
— Judo (@Judo) July 26, 2021
Georgian President Salome Zourabicvili and Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili thank Georgian judoka for making Georgia proud.
Another one! Thank you for making us proud Lasha! ? ?? pic.twitter.com/GXbAzEN0Zj
— Salome Zourabichvili (@Zourabichvili_S) July 26, 2021