The French Amandine Buchard qualified on Sunday for the final of the judo tournament at the Tokyo Olympic Games in the -52 kg category and could therefore bring the French team its first gold medal.
The Olympic medal table
LIVE - Watch the opening ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Live: Live Olympics: Buchard in judo final, medal assured for France
To get his ticket to the final, Buchard only needed 16 seconds to beat the Swiss Fabienne Kocher by ippon. She will fight for gold against Uta Abe of Japan, her main rival in the category.