Rochele Nunes, the judoka from Sport Lisboa e Benfica, won the bronze medal in the +78 kg category at Paris Grand Slam.
In the 3rd place fight, the Benfica athlete beat the Tunisian Nihel Cheikh Rouhou by 'ippon'. This was the only medal won by the Portuguese delegation in the international competition.
Highlights also for the Benfica athletes Telma Monteiro (-57kg), Bárbara Timo (-70kg) and Anri Egutidze (-81kg), won finished in fifth place in the respective weight categories.
Text: Diogo Nascimento