At the Tokyo Olympics, Jack Hatton was to fight for a medal in judo. But the US hope died completely unexpectedly at the age of 24. The reasons are unclear.
The US judoka Jack Hatton died unexpectedly at the age of only 24. This was reported by the US association, without giving details of the cause of death. Hatton was considered the best US judo in the class up to 81 kg and had a good chance of participating in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Surprising death US Judo Hope dies at just 24 years old
At the Pan American Games last August in Lima came the world ranking 30th to the semi-finals, the Grand Prix in Antalya Hatton reached 2018 in second place his best international result.