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2009-03-16 19:04:17

Two-time Olympic judoka champion Masae Ueno of Japan, who won women's gold medals in 2004 and 2008, announced her retirement Monday. Ueno, 30, also a two-time world champion, said she lost motivation to continue her career after winning her second straight Olympic gold in Beijing last August.


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dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.