Chiharu Icho

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Olympic medal record
Competitor for  Japan
Women's wrestling
Silver 2004 Athens Freestyle 48 kg
Silver 2008 Beijing Freestyle 48 kg

Chiharu Icho (伊調 千春 Ichō Chiharu?) (born October 6, 1981 in Hachinohe, Aomori) is a Japanese wrestler who competed in the 48 kg weight class at the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics, winning the silver medal at both Games.[1]

Her younger sister Kaori is also a wrestler who competed in the 63 kg weight class at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics, winning the gold medal on three occasions.[2]

Chiharu has won the Asian championship twice and the world championships three times.

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