Swede Wrestles European Gold

Johanna Mattsson , a 20 year old Swede from Gällivare, took gold at the European wrestling championships in Vilnius on Thursday.

Mattsson, who went straight in to the tournament without qualifying, won gold in the 59 kilo class, defeating Irina Chariv 2-0 in the final. In a remarkable feat, Mattsson won all her four matches in the tournament 2-0.

Mattsson previously won European bronze in 2006.

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