Gemma Howell strikes Bronze in Tunis

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London Olympian and Tokyo 2020 hopeful Gemma Howell claimed a third place finish at the recent Judo Grand Prix in Tunis.

Howell, taking part in the -70KG section, took the place with a final minute waza-ari in her match up with Austrian Michaela Polleres.

The Team GB athlete had earlier lost to Saki Niizoe of Japan before claiming victory over Nurcan Yilmaz (TUR) in the repechage final.

Lucy Renshall also claimed a fifth place.

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