Tanaka makes to win. TOKYO — Japan’s Ryomei Tanaka progressed to the elimination rounds of the men’s flyweight division of the boxing competition at the Tokyo Olympics on Aug. 3, putting him on track to secure Japan’s, to begin with, Olympic decoration within the weight course since 1960.
Tanaka progressed with a win over Yuberjen Herney Martinez Rivas of Colombia in their bout at Tokyo’s Ryogoku Kokugikan field. Since there’s no challenge for the third put, Tanaka is guaranteed an award within the occasion. The elimination rounds will be on Aug. 5, where Tanaka will confront Carlo Paalam of the Philippines.
Yuberjen Martinez: Tanaka makes to win
Yurberjen Herney Martínez Rivas could be a Colombian boxer. The 29-year-old is as of now the fourth positioned boxer in the 49kg category within the world. An Olympic and Dish American recreations silver medallist, Martinez may be a savage warrior interior the ring.
It’ll be the first time since 1960 for a Japanese boxer to win an award within the flyweight division after Kiyoshi Tanabe won bronze at the Rome Olympics that year. Japan finally won an Olympic decoration in men’s boxing at the 2012 Games.
Martinez endured an overcome at the hands of Uzbekistan’s Hasanboy Dusmatov within the finals of Rio 2016. He went 0-3 down to the Uzbek boxer.
The Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday experienced one of the embarrassing scenes since its beginning. The Japanese boxer Ryomei Tanaka advanced to the elimination rounds within the flyweight category after being announced the 4-1 champ of his battle against the Colombian Yuberjen Herney Martínez Rivas, in spite of having gotten a brutal beating that cleared out him quickly in a wheelchair.
Such was the discipline that the South American give him that he constrains him to pull back like bloody. From the ring of the Kokugikan Field, in spite of the fact that triumphant, at slightest for the judges who saw him win the battle in an administering that started irate objection the Colombian group and licensed writers from that nation.
Tanaka secured the bronze medal
Whereas Tanaka secured the bronze medal, Martínez takes off Tokyo 2020 empty-handed after winning silver five a long time prior in Rio.
This is how Tanaka pulled back after being pronounced the champ, in a more than debated ruling.
The “Tremendous” is predominant within the first circular, taking him 4-1 after sending Tanaka to the canvas. But the neighborhood warrior reacted to overwhelm both within the moment (3-2) and the third circular (5-0).