At a glance

5 Oct 1982 Tsu, Japan
156 cm / 55 kg 5'1'' / 121 pounds
Female

Saori Yoshida had the following finishes at major championships – 2002 World Championship: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2003 World Championship: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2005 World Championship: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2007 World Championship: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2002 Asian Games: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2006 Asian Games: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2004 Asian Championship: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2005 Asian Championship: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2007 Asian Championship: 55.0 kg. Freestyle (1st).

Saori in numbers

4
Olympics
Olympics
4
medals
Gold medal:3 Silver medal:1 Bronze medal:
  • Rio de Janeiro
    Rio de Janeiro 2016
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Rio de Janeiro
    Rio de Janeiro 2016
    • 2 Silver medal
      Wrestling
      Featherweight, Freestyle (≤53 kilograms)
  • London
    London 2012
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    London
    London 2012
    • 1 Gold medal
      Wrestling
      Lightweight, Freestyle (≤55 kilograms)
  • Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    • 1 Gold medal
      Wrestling
      Lightweight, Freestyle (≤55 kilograms)
  • Athens
    Athens 2004
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Athens
    Athens 2004
    • 1 Gold medal
      Wrestling
      Lightweight, Freestyle (≤55 kilograms)