Japanese swimmer Yui Ohashi wins women's 400m IM at Tokyo Olympics

Photo: Yui Ohashi ((Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
25/07/2021 12:58 PM

TOKYO, July 25  -- Japanese swimmer Yui Ohashi claimed the women's 400m individual medley (IM) title at the Tokyo Olympic Games here on Sunday.

Ohashi burst into tears after winning in four minutes and 32.08 seconds. Emma Weyant (4:32.76) and Hali Flickinger (4:34.90), both from the United States, took the silver and the bronze respectively, reports Xinhua.

Rio Olympic champion Katinka Hosszu of Hungaria finished fifth in 4:35.98.