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22 hrs ago | ABC News

From Tumby Bay to Commonwealth Games

After moving to Eyre Peninsula's coastal community of Tumby Bay as a young boy, Jake started learning judo from the age of nine and is now Australia's number 1 judoka in the +100 kilogram category.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jake Andrewartha, Summer Olympic, Mark Anthony, Olympics, Olympic Judo, Summer Olympics

Wed Aug 08, 2012

AdelaideNow...

Saudi: Judo headscarf gets green light

A female judo fighter from Saudi Arabia will be allowed to compete in the Olympics wearing a form of headscarf after a compromise was reached that respects the "cultural sensitivity" of the Muslim kingdom.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Ivo Dos Santos, Olympics, Olympic Judo, Summer Olympics, Carli Renzi, Judo, Martial Arts

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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