Japan gov’t to show nat’l endowment on wrestling champion Icho

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12:03 13 Sep 2016

TOKYO, Sept. 13, Kyodo

The supervision pronounced Tuesday it will show an endowment on Kaori Icho for apropos a initial womanlike wrestler to win 4 uninterrupted Olympic bullion medals.

“Her accomplishments have changed many people deeply and given them courage,” Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a press discussion after a Cabinet motionless to consult a People’s Honor Award on Icho, 32.

Icho won bullion in a women’s 58-kilogram freestyle final during a Rio Olympics final month. She formerly won a 63-kg difficulty during a Athens, Beijing and London games.

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