First gold medal of Turkey in 23rd Summer Deaflympics is gained in Judo.

In Team Kata competition, Turkish double Erkan Esenboğa - Abdullah Sevinç gained the gold medal against the doubles Myeongjin Han - Sun Hee Choi of Korea, Kateryna Shepeliuk - Vladislav Mozyrev of Ukraine. This medal is the first gold medal that Turkey gained in Deaflympics Samsun 2017.

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