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Dad, brother score assists in Pedro win

Updated: August 20, 2004, 11:21 PM ET
By Sherry Skalko | ESPN.com

ATHENS, Greece -- Jimmy Pedro didn't exactly follow dad's orders. But Pedro got his post-match hug anyway.

Two years ago, his father told him not to bother coming out of retirement just to be in a fourth Olympics; he should do it to win gold. And although Pedro ended up with the bronze medal in men's 73 kg on Monday, he celebrated the feat by climbing into the stands and into the arms of his father and brother.

"This is why I came back," said Pedro, who won seven matches Monday, including ...

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