Olympic officials say an Egyptian judo athlete has been reprimanded and sent home after refusing to shake his Israeli opponent's hand.
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Canada’s Kyle Reyes fell to an early exit in Judo’s 100kg men’s after a quick defeat to two-time Olympic medallist Henk Grol of the Netherlands.
Canadian judoka Kelita Zupancic saw her Olympic medal dreams quashed by a very narrow margin in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday.
Antoine Valois-Fortier lost in the quarter-finals for Canada in the men's under-81 kilogram judo division at the 2016 Summer Olympics, but his Olympic dreams are still alive.
Arthur Margelidon will miss the Olympic judo tournament in Rio de Janeiro with a broken radial bone. The the 22-year-old from Montreal had been named to the Canadian Olympic judo team to compete in the men's under-73-kilogram division.
Antoine Valois-Fortier and Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard will lead the Canadian judo team into Rio.