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Judo Champion Ryoko Tani to Run for Upper House Election

5, 12. 2010

   Ryoko Tani, two-time Olympic Judo gold medalist, said that she will run for Upper House election in this summer. The ruling Democratic Party of Japan held a press conference on May 10 2010, announcing to appoint Tani as its candidate.

   Accompanied by DPJ Secretary General Ichiro Ozawa, Tani expressed her intention to continue pursuing her judo career for London Olympics in 2012 after running for the election.

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