Teddy Riner was beaten this Friday at the Olympics by Russian Tamerlan Bashaev in the golden score on waza-ari, in the quarterfinals of the + 100kg category.
The French will not be a triple Olympic champion but can still be a medalist.
He will play the repechage (10h00) with as objective: the bronze medal.
The Frenchman was surprised by the Russian and will play in the repechage to try to console himself with the bronze medal.
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