24 March 2020

Turkish athlete bags gold medal at JUDOWN competition

Sportspeople with down syndrome competed at organization held in Portugal.

A Turkish athlete on Sunday won gold medal in an international judo championship organized for sportspeople with down syndrome.

Talha Ahmet Erdem faced Corte Diogo of Portugal at the final event, and beat him 4-2, becoming the first Turkish athlete to earn the honor in Judo JUDOWN World Championship.