Ukraine's wrestler Alla Cherkasova won the Olympic bronze in her weight category of up to 68 kilograms.
The Ukrainian went toe-to-toe with Sara Dosa from Japan who claimed the gold of Summer Olympics 2016. Cherkasova pinned Dosa to the mat. Later, she lost to Tamyra Mensah-Stock, the incumbent world champion.
Earlier, Parviz Nasibov and Zhan Belenyuk became the two Ukrainian wrestlers who reached the finals in their weight categories. Ukrainian Iryna Kolyadenko lost in the semifinals of her division (up to 62 kg), and she is about to fight for the bronze now.
Currently, Ukraine holds seven medals of the Summer Olympics in Tokyo (one silver and six bronze awards).