One year after his 2nd Olympic Gold medal, Teddy Riner (+100 kg) will try to win his 9th World title at World Championships in Budapest, Hungary (August 28th –September 3rd). He will lead a rejuvenated French team revealed on June 6th, in which neither Loic Pietri (-90 kg), nor Loic Korval (-73 kg) appear.
Concerning the female, Emilie Andeol (+78 kg), also gold medallist in Rio last year, will try to go and get her 1st World title. On their side, Clarisse Agbegnenou (-63 kg) and Audrey Tcheumeo (-78 kg) aim to win her 2nd one.
By Ludovic Mauchien