Samoa’s Peniamia Percival loses to Netherlands in judo

Samoa’s Peniamia Percival lost to Netherland’s Frank de Wit in the Men's Judo 81kg event at the Tokyo Olympics, yesterday.

Netherland defeated the Pacific Island nation by Ippon 10-0s1.

Meanwhile, Sailor Eroni Leilua finished a rough and challenging second day of racing, finishing 27th and 30th in race 2 and 3 respectively for Laser Mens division.

Leilua will return today for Race 4, 5, and 6, weather permitted.

A typhoon warning has been issued for the area.