November 15, 2018 /
KARATE – Madrid 2018 : Horne in gold, Aghayev and France 3rd

In Madrid, it was... The right time for Jonathan Horne, the freshness of Naoto Sago, the tears of Ayumi Uekusa, the vigo...

November 11, 2018 /
KARATE – Madrid 2018 : Horne and Da Costa World champions !

Germany’s Jonathan Horne became World champion (+84 kg) on Saturday in Madrid after a long quest. Steven Da Costa (-67...

November 08, 2018 /
KARATE – Madrid 2018 : Figueira in the final, Aghayev for the bronze !

The smile of Vinicius Figueira (-67 kg) was very nice to look ! The Brazilian fighter qualified for the World champions...

November 07, 2018 /
KARATE – Champion’s ticks and tricks

Do they have a talisman ? A morning ritual the day of the competition ? What music do they listen to during the warm-u...

November 07, 2018 /
KARATE : Madrid 2018 – Vinicius Figueira : « My goal has always been to be World champion »

3rd in 2013 and 2016, Vinicius Figueira (-67 kg) finally won the Panamerican championships last June. Finalist in Berlin...

November 07, 2018 /
KARATE – Valeria Kumizaki : « Being World champion is my big dream »

Two-time Panamerican champion, Valeria Kumizaki (-55kg) was aslo silver World medalist 2 years ago in Linz. The Brazilia...

November 07, 2018 /
KARATE – Ayumi Uekusa : « In Madrid to win »

She just joined the adidas Team before the World championships in Madrid (November 6-11). Japan’s Ayumi Uekusa, 26 yea...

November 07, 2018 /
Karate – Amir Mehdizadeh : « To be a 3rd time World champion »

He made himself discreet in 2018, preferring the shadow of the training halls to the lights of the competitions. Only fi...

November 07, 2018 /
KARATE – Sara Cardin : « If I won once, I can win again and again »

At 31 years old, she has never been so strong. And she is already World champion ! It was in 2014. In 2010, she also ra...

November 07, 2018 /
KARATE – Madrid 2018 : Uekusa and Horne in the final !

Japan’s Uekusa (+68 kg) will defend her title this weekend in Madrid. Germany’s Horne (+84 kg) brilliantly qualified...

October 30, 2018 /
Judo – Abu Dhabi 2018 : Georgians hit hard !

With 3 wins, including the very first Grand Slam of Lasha Shavdatuashvili (-73 kg), Georgia has distinguished itself at ...

October 16, 2018 /
JUDO – De Wit and Nelson-Levy bronze medalists

Frank De Wit of Netherlands (-81kg) and Timna Nelson-Levy of Israel (-57kg) have gained some colors since their halftone...

October 16, 2018 /
KARATE – Burak Uygur : « I want to be World champion »

World n°1, two-times European champion last May in Novi Sad (-67 kg, team), winner of the Tokyo Premier League this wee...

October 15, 2018 /
KARATE – The 2018 Grand Winners are Aghayev, Cardin, Horne and Uygur !

12 winners, 4 members of the adidas Team ! Sara Cardin (-55 kg), Burak Uygur (-67 kg), Rafael Aghayev (-75 kg) and Jona...

October 07, 2018 /
KARATE – Rafael Aghayev at the service of kids

In the wake of the Judo World championships, was held the 9th Baku International Karate Open. Rafael Aghayev, the child ...

October 04, 2018 /
KARATE – The French team is ready for the world championships !

The official selection of the French national team for the World championships in Madrid (November 6-11) was published y...

October 04, 2018 /
JUDO – The Korean head coach talks about his team’s World championships

  With two gold medals (An Changrim in -73 kg and Cho Guham in -100 kg) and a bronze medal (An Baul in -66 kg), Kor...

September 28, 2018 /
JUDO – Mikhail Igolnikov : « A good result but… »

Mikhail Igolnikov will not leave Baku empty handed. Eliminated prematurely in individual, he won the bronze medal with t...

September 28, 2018 /
JUDO – Hidayat Heydarov : « I am disappointed by the team »

He was hoping for a medal with Azerbaijan but his team finally finished 5th. First beaten in the semi finals by Japan (4...

September 27, 2018 /
Judo – Tushishivili, the new king

755 athletes, 124 nations, 56 medals and 14 titles awarded... 16 medals and 7 titles for Japan ! The 36th World champio...

September 27, 2018 /
JUDO – Kate Howey : « Better than last year »

The British coach Kate Howey is rather satisfied with the results of her team at the World championships held in Baku (S...