Kelmendi wins Kosovo's first ever Olympic Medal in the 52 kg Judo category defeating Italy's Odette Giuffrida
What a moment for Kosovo, Kelmendi represented Albania in London in 2012 but this year the IOC recognised Kosovo as a competiting nation.
Finally she has won for her home nation.
Her home was completely distroyed back in 1999 in the war in Kosovo and she has battled through financial troubles for her and her family.
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