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Bronze for Gibbons at Croatian judo Grand Prix
5:34pm Wednesday 18th September 2013 in Sport
CHARLTON judo star Gemma Gibbons returned home with a bronze medal from the IJF Grand Prix in Croatia.
The London 2012 silver medallist made her podium finish in the –U78kg category after matching her result at the recent Moscow Grand Slam.
She beat Marta Tort Merino by two yukos in the first round but then lost by waza-ari to Slovenian Anamari Velensek in the semi-final before claiming victory over Laia Talarn by ippon in her bronze medal match.
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