To Our Friends in Wrestling Around the world

By Ikuo Higuchi

(Japan Amateur Wrestling Federation, Public Information Committee

Norie Saito will go to the Championships indead of Mimi Sugawara
The representative of Japan female team at the World Female Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria, on November 22-25, was changed to Norie Saito from Mimi Sugawara. Sugawara injured her left leg at the World Cup in Levallois, France on November 3-4 and won't attend the W.C.

Norie Saito is 23 years old and was judoka when she was in high school and University. She has attended wrestling championships in high school days. She speciaized wrestling from last April.