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Majlinda Kelmendi wins judo gold for Kosovo's first medal

August 7, 2016

Majlinda Kelmendi wins judo gold for Kosovo's first medal

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Two-time world champion Majlinda Kelmendi was unstoppable in Rio, winning all her matches and taking gold in women's 52kg judo. The medal is the first ever for Kosovo, which is competing at the Olympics for the first time since being recognized as an independent nation by the IOC in 2014.

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