Krukower Beats Gonzalez to Win Women's 63kg World Judo Gold
2003-9-12 21:02:09      Xinhua
 
Daniela Krukower of Argentina fought back from behind to beat former world and Olympic judo champion Driulis Gonzalez of Cuba,taking the women's under 63kg title at the world championships in Osaka, Japan, on Friday.
 

Gonzalez, who knocked out defending champion Gella Vandecaveye of Belgium in the quarter-finals, was the 56kg world champion in 1995 and also won the Atlanta Olympics in 1996 the same weight category.
    
Ylenia Scapin of Italy defeated Yukie Ishii of Brazil, while Anna von Harnier of Germany defeated Lee Bok-Hee of South Korea to win the bronze medals.

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