October 13, 2022 at 9:09 p.m. by Joris Marin / Marin
He had a second chance to win a medal, after the individual. Ornais judoka Joseph Terhec became vice-world team champion with France on Thursday 13 October.
A silver medal at stake. The French judo team, with Ornais in its ranks Joseph Terhec, from Radon, lost in the final of the world championships in the mixed team event on Thursday 13 October. Defeat against Japan 4-2, a leading nation in this discipline, a year after the Tokyo Olympic final which saw France beat the Japanese.
How to forget the individual
The day before, individually this time, Joseph Terhec had lost in the round of 16 in the category of more than 100 kilos. He fell to world number one Tajik Temur Rakhimov, after successfully passing the round of 16 by defeating the Slovenian Enej Marinic. It was the first world of the 27-year-old Norman, who replaced Teddy Riner, package due to injury.