Friday, August 19, 2022
Google search engine
HomeMongolia NewsCanadian judoka Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard wins gold at Zagreb Grand Prix

Canadian judoka Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard wins gold at Zagreb Grand Prix

By Canadian Press

Jul 16, 2022 | 1:41 PM

ZAGREB, Croatia — Canada’s Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard won the gold medal in the women’s under-63-kilogram category Saturday at the Zagreb Grand Prix judo tournament.

The Montreal native was awarded gold after her final opponent, Colombian Anriquelis Barrios, withdrew with an injury.

Beauchemin-Pinard beat Brazil’s Ketleyn Quadros in the semifinals after scoring a waza-ari a minute and 20 seconds into the bout and hanging on for the win.

The Canadian booked her place in the semis with preliminary-round wins over Joanne Van Lieshout of the Netherlands and Gankhaich Bold of Mongolia after a first-round bye.



Read more…

RELATED ARTICLES
- Advertisment -
Google search engine

Latest Posts