Despite tearing his calf muscle, Japanese judoka Yasuhiro Yamashita went on to win gold for Japan in the open category of the Judo event at Los Angeles 1984.
Yasuhiro Yamashita – Countdown to Rio 2016 – 31 Iconic Olympic Moments
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