OLYMPIC judo debutant Lucy Renshall lost her opening round eliminator against Japan’s Miku Tashiro in Tokyo.

The 25-year-old from Eccleston was knocked out, with Tashiro winning the -63kg contest courtesy of a Waza-Ari on 2.24minutes.

Tashiro herself lost her second eliminator.

The final of this event will be played later this morning UK time.